Neuenkirchen is a municipality in the district of Osnabrück, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated approximately 20 km northwest of Osnabrück.

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Coat of arms of Neuenkirchen
Coat of arms
Location of Neuenkirchen within Osnabrück district
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Neuenkirchen is located in Germany
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Neuenkirchen is located in Lower Saxony
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Neuenkirchen
Coordinates: 52°25′N 7°50′E / 52.417°N 7.833°E / 52.417; 7.833Coordinates: 52°25′N 7°50′E / 52.417°N 7.833°E / 52.417; 7.833
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictOsnabrück
Municipal assoc.Neuenkirchen
Government
 • MayorVitus Buntenkötter
Area
 • Total57.51 km2 (22.20 sq mi)
Elevation
55 m (180 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total4,549
 • Density79/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
49586
Dialling codes05465
Vehicle registrationOS
Websitewww.neuenkirchen-os.de

Neuenkirchen is also the seat of the Samtgemeinde ("collective municipality") Neuenkirchen.

MayorEdit

Since 2016, the veterinarian Vitus Buntenkötter is the new mayor. He is the successor of Christoph Lührmann (CDU), who was in office 2011-2016.

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