Schöppingen

Schöppingen is a municipality in the district of Borken in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is located approximately 10 km south-west of Steinfurt.

Schöppingen
Flag of Schöppingen
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Coat of arms of Schöppingen
Coat of arms
Location of Schöppingen within Borken district
Borken (district)North Rhine-WestphaliaKleve (district)Wesel (district)Coesfeld (district)Coesfeld (district)Lower SaxonySteinfurt (district)NetherlandsRaesfeldHeidenRhedeBocholtBorkenRekenVelenStadtlohnHeekAhausGescherLegdenSchöppingenGronauVredenSüdlohnIsselburgSchöppingen in BOR.svg
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Schöppingen is located in Germany
Schöppingen
Schöppingen
Schöppingen is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
Schöppingen
Schöppingen
Coordinates: 52°06′00″N 07°13′59″E / 52.10000°N 7.23306°E / 52.10000; 7.23306Coordinates: 52°06′00″N 07°13′59″E / 52.10000°N 7.23306°E / 52.10000; 7.23306
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionMünster
DistrictBorken
Subdivisions2
Government
 • MayorJosef Niehoff
Area
 • Total68.77 km2 (26.55 sq mi)
Elevation
90 m (300 ft)
Population
 (2019-12-31)[1]
 • Total6,868
 • Density100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
48624
Dialling codes02555
02545 (Eggerode)
Vehicle registrationBOR
Websitewww.schoeppingen.de

The Master of the Schöppingen Altarpiece derives his name from an altarpiece that hangs in the town parish church.

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