Meinersen is a municipality in the district of Gifhorn, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated between the rivers Oker and Aller, approx. 12 km west of Gifhorn, and 25 km southeast of Celle. The Municipality Meinersen includes the villages of Ahnsen, Böckelse, Hardesse, Höfen, Hünenberg, Meinersen, Ohof, Päse, Seershausen, Siedersdamm and Warmse.

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Coat of arms of Meinersen
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Location of Meinersen within Gifhorn district
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Meinersen is located in Germany
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Meinersen is located in Lower Saxony
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Coordinates: 52°28′N 10°22′E / 52.467°N 10.367°E / 52.467; 10.367Coordinates: 52°28′N 10°22′E / 52.467°N 10.367°E / 52.467; 10.367
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictGifhorn
Municipal assoc.Meinersen
Government
 • MayorErnst-August Niebuhr (CDU)
Area
 • Total53.83 km2 (20.78 sq mi)
Elevation
52 m (171 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total8,151
 • Density150/km2 (390/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
38536
Dialling codes05372
Vehicle registrationGF
Websitewww.meinersen.de

Meinersen is also the seat of the Samtgemeinde Meinersen ("collective municipality"), which consists of the following municipalities:

  • Hillerse
  • Leiferde
  • Meinersen
  • Müden (Aller)

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