Raesfeld

Raesfeld (German pronunciation: [ˈʁaːsfɛlt]) is a municipality in the district of Borken in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is located approximately 10 km south of Borken and 30 km east of the Dutch border. Raesfeld's landmark is the water castle at the edge of town, built in the 13th century.

Raesfeld
Flag of Raesfeld
Flag
Coat of arms of Raesfeld
Coat of arms
Location of Raesfeld within Borken district
Borken (district)North Rhine-WestphaliaKleve (district)Wesel (district)Coesfeld (district)Coesfeld (district)Lower SaxonySteinfurt (district)NetherlandsRaesfeldHeidenRhedeBocholtBorkenRekenVelenStadtlohnHeekAhausGescherLegdenSchöppingenGronauVredenSüdlohnIsselburgRaesfeld in BOR.svg
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Raesfeld is located in Germany
Raesfeld
Raesfeld
Raesfeld is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
Raesfeld
Raesfeld
Coordinates: 51°46′N 6°50′E / 51.767°N 6.833°E / 51.767; 6.833Coordinates: 51°46′N 6°50′E / 51.767°N 6.833°E / 51.767; 6.833
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionMünster
DistrictBorken
Subdivisions10
Government
 • MayorAndreas Grotendorst (CDU)
Area
 • Total57.81 km2 (22.32 sq mi)
Elevation
59 m (194 ft)
Population
 (2019-12-31)[1]
 • Total11,431
 • Density200/km2 (510/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
46348
Dialling codes0 28 65
Vehicle registrationBOR
Websitewww.gemeinde-raesfeld.de

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden Nordrhein-Westfalens am 31. Dezember 2019" (in German). Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW. Retrieved 17 June 2020.

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