Seeland is a town in the Salzlandkreis district, in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. It is situated northwest of Aschersleben. It was formed by the merger of the previously independent municipalities Friedrichsaue, Frose, Hoym, Nachterstedt and Schadeleben on 15 July 2009. Before this date, these municipalities cooperated in the Verwaltungsgemeinschaft ("collective municipality") Seeland, which also contained the municipality Gatersleben. Gatersleben joined Seeland in September 2010.

Seeland
Coat of arms of Seeland
Coat of arms
Location of Seeland within Salzlandkreis district
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Seeland is located in Germany
Seeland
Seeland
Seeland is located in Saxony-Anhalt
Seeland
Seeland
Coordinates: 51°48′N 11°20′E / 51.800°N 11.333°E / 51.800; 11.333Coordinates: 51°48′N 11°20′E / 51.800°N 11.333°E / 51.800; 11.333
CountryGermany
StateSaxony-Anhalt
DistrictSalzlandkreis
Government
 • MayorHeidrun Meyer
Area
 • Total78.79 km2 (30.42 sq mi)
Elevation
131 m (430 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total7,961
 • Density100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
06449, 06464, 06467
Dialling codes034741
Vehicle registrationASL

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden – Stand: 31. Dezember 2018" (PDF). Statistisches Landesamt Sachsen-Anhalt (in German).