Langeneß

About this soundLangeneß  (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.

Langeneß
Nees / Langenæs
Hallig langeness.jpg
Location of Langeneß
Nees / Langenæs within Nordfriesland district
Langeness in NF.PNG
Langeneß Nees / Langenæs is located in Germany
Langeneß Nees / Langenæs
Langeneß
Nees / Langenæs
Langeneß Nees / Langenæs is located in Schleswig-Holstein
Langeneß Nees / Langenæs
Langeneß
Nees / Langenæs
Coordinates: 54°38′24″N 8°36′6″E / 54.64000°N 8.60167°E / 54.64000; 8.60167Coordinates: 54°38′24″N 8°36′6″E / 54.64000°N 8.60167°E / 54.64000; 8.60167
CountryGermany
StateSchleswig-Holstein
DistrictNordfriesland
Municipal assoc.Pellworm
Government
 • MayorHeike Hinrichsen
Area
 • Total11.57 km2 (4.47 sq mi)
Elevation
1 m (3 ft)
Population
 (2019-12-31)[1]
 • Total138
 • Density12/km2 (31/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
25863
Dialling codes0 46 84
Vehicle registrationNF
Websitelangeness.de
Langeneß

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.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Statistikamt Nord – Bevölkerung der Gemeinden in Schleswig-Holstein 4. Quartal 2019 (XLS-file)". Statistisches Amt für Hamburg und Schleswig-Holstein (in German).

External linksEdit

  Media related to Langeneß at Wikimedia Commons