Schapen is a municipality in the Emsland district, in Lower Saxony, Germany.

Schapen
Coat of arms of Schapen
Coat of arms
Location of Schapen within Emsland district
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Schapen is located in Germany
Schapen
Schapen
Schapen is located in Lower Saxony
Schapen
Schapen
Coordinates: 52°23′N 7°34′E / 52.383°N 7.567°E / 52.383; 7.567Coordinates: 52°23′N 7°34′E / 52.383°N 7.567°E / 52.383; 7.567
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictEmsland
Municipal assoc.Spelle
Government
 • MayorFranz Austermann (CDU)
Area
 • Total26.63 km2 (10.28 sq mi)
Elevation
38 m (125 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total2,395
 • Density90/km2 (230/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
48480
Dialling codes0 54 58
Vehicle registrationEL

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