Langeneß (help·info) (Danish: Langenæs, North Frisian Nees) is a municipality in the district of Nordfriesland, in Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. It consists of the halligen (islands) Langeneß and Oland. Before the flood of 1634 the two islands were directly attached.
Nees / Langenæs
|• Mayor||Heike Hinrichsen|
|• Total||11.57 km2 (4.47 sq mi)|
|Elevation||1 m (3 ft)|
|• Density||12/km2 (31/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)|
|Dialling codes||0 46 84|
Langeneß itself has 16 Warften and is the largest Hallig. It has about 100 inhabitants and 58 households. There is a junior school and an information centre providing information about the national park and the Wadden-Sea at Peterswarf. A railway connects Langeneß to the mainland at Dagebüll via Oland. There is also a daily ferry service.
Media related to Langeneß at Wikimedia Commons
- Official website (in German)
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