Sassenburg is a municipality in the district of Gifhorn, Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated approximately 7 km northeast of Gifhorn, and 15 km northwest of Wolfsburg. Sassenburg includes the villages of Dannenbüttel, Grußendorf, Neudorf-Platendorf, Stüde, Triangel und Westerbeck. The seat of the municipality is in the village Westerbeck.

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Coat of arms of Sassenburg
Coat of arms
Location of Sassenburg within Gifhorn district
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Sassenburg is located in Germany
Sassenburg
Sassenburg
Sassenburg is located in Lower Saxony
Sassenburg
Sassenburg
Coordinates: 52°31′N 10°38′E / 52.517°N 10.633°E / 52.517; 10.633Coordinates: 52°31′N 10°38′E / 52.517°N 10.633°E / 52.517; 10.633
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictGifhorn
Subdivisions6 districts
Government
 • MayorVolker Arms (SPD)
Area
 • Total88.4 km2 (34.1 sq mi)
Elevation
55 - 69 m (−171 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total11,803
 • Density130/km2 (350/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
38524
Dialling codes05371, 05378, 05379
Vehicle registrationGF
Websitewww.sassenburg.de

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