Wustrow is a town in the Lüchow-Dannenberg district, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated north of Salzwedel. It is part of the Samtgemeinde ("collective municipality") Lüchow.

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Coat of arms of Wustrow
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Location of Wustrow within Lüchow-Dannenberg district
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Wustrow is located in Germany
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Wustrow is located in Lower Saxony
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Coordinates: 52°55′19″N 11°07′18″E / 52.92194°N 11.12167°E / 52.92194; 11.12167Coordinates: 52°55′19″N 11°07′18″E / 52.92194°N 11.12167°E / 52.92194; 11.12167
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictLüchow-Dannenberg
Municipal assoc.Lüchow (Wendland)
Government
 • MayorRalf Ristau (SPD)
Area
 • Total29.90 km2 (11.54 sq mi)
Elevation
17 m (56 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total2,788
 • Density93/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
29462
Dialling codes05843
Vehicle registrationDAN

The town consists of the following subdivisions:

  1. Blütlingen
  2. Dolgow
  3. Ganse
  4. Güstritz
  5. Klennow
  6. Königshorst
  7. Lensian
  8. Neritz
  9. Schreyahn
  10. Teplingen

Local councilEdit

The elections in September 2013 showed the following results:

  • Bunte Liste Wustrow (Coloured list Wustrow) - 4 seats
  • CDU - 4 seats
  • SPD - 3 seats
  • Bürger statt Bürokratie (Citizens instead of bureaucracy) 2 seats





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