Lübz is a town in the Ludwigslust-Parchim district, in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Germany. It is situated on the river Elde, 12 km northeast of Parchim. It is home to the Mecklenburgische Brauerei Lübz, the largest local employer and one of the larger regional breweries. The former municipality Gischow was merged into Lübz in May 2019.

Lübz
Coat of arms of Lübz
Coat of arms
Location of Lübz within Ludwigslust-Parchim district
Lübz in LUP.svg
Lübz is located in Germany
Lübz
Lübz
Lübz is located in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
Lübz
Lübz
Coordinates: 53°27′47″N 12°01′42″E / 53.46306°N 12.02833°E / 53.46306; 12.02833Coordinates: 53°27′47″N 12°01′42″E / 53.46306°N 12.02833°E / 53.46306; 12.02833
CountryGermany
StateMecklenburg-Vorpommern
DistrictLudwigslust-Parchim
Municipal assoc.Eldenburg Lübz
Government
 • MayorGudrun Stein
Area
 • Total74.49 km2 (28.76 sq mi)
Elevation
50 m (160 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total6,342
 • Density85/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
19386
Dialling codes038731
Vehicle registrationPCH
Websitewww.luebz.de
Fountain by sculptor Christian Genschow [de] and defence tower

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Statistisches Amt M-V – Bevölkerungsstand der Kreise, Ämter und Gemeinden 2018". Statistisches Amt Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (in German). July 2019.