Tessin (Tessin bei Rostock) is a town in the Rostock district, in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Germany. It is situated on the river Recknitz, 22 km east of Rostock.

Tessin
Church in Tessin
Church in Tessin
Coat of arms of Tessin
Coat of arms
Location of Tessin within Rostock district
Tessin in LRO.svg
Tessin is located in Germany
Tessin
Tessin
Tessin is located in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
Tessin
Tessin
Coordinates: 54°1′N 12°28′E / 54.017°N 12.467°E / 54.017; 12.467Coordinates: 54°1′N 12°28′E / 54.017°N 12.467°E / 54.017; 12.467
CountryGermany
StateMecklenburg-Vorpommern
DistrictRostock
Municipal assoc.Tessin
Government
 • MayorFred Ibold
Area
 • Total24.52 km2 (9.47 sq mi)
Elevation
15 m (49 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total3,872
 • Density160/km2 (410/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
18195
Dialling codes038205
Vehicle registrationLRO
Websitewww.tessin.de
Tessin Town hall

Sons and daughters of the townEdit

  • Ernst Heydemann (1876-1930), German politician and from 1919 to 1930 mayor and Lord Mayor of the Hansestadt Rostock.
  • Carl Heydemann (1878-1939), the last Lord Mayor in the Hansestadt Stralsund before the takeover of the National Socialists.
  • Roland Methling (born 1954), engineer, Lord Mayor of the Hansestadt Rostock since 2005

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Statistisches Amt M-V – Bevölkerungsstand der Kreise, Ämter und Gemeinden 2018". Statistisches Amt Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (in German). July 2019.