Anröchte

Anröchte (About this soundAnröchte ) is a municipality in the district of Soest, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Anröchte
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Coat of arms of Anröchte
Coat of arms
Location of Anröchte within Soest district
North Rhine-WestphaliaPaderborn (district)Soest (district)Warendorf (district)HammUnna (district)Märkischer KreisHochsauerlandkreisSoestEnseWelverAnröchteLippstadtWerlGesekeLippetalBad SassendorfRüthenWickedeWarsteinErwitteMöhneseeAnröchte in SO.svg
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Anröchte is located in Germany
Anröchte
Anröchte
Anröchte is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
Anröchte
Anröchte
Coordinates: 51°34′N 8°20′E / 51.567°N 8.333°E / 51.567; 8.333Coordinates: 51°34′N 8°20′E / 51.567°N 8.333°E / 51.567; 8.333
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionArnsberg
DistrictSoest
Subdivisions10
Government
 • MayorAlfred Schmidt (Ind.)
Area
 • Total73.79 km2 (28.49 sq mi)
Elevation
197 m (646 ft)
Population
 (2019-12-31)[1]
 • Total10,238
 • Density140/km2 (360/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
59609
Dialling codes02947 02927
Vehicle registrationSO
Websitewww.anroechte.de

GeographyEdit

It is situated approximately 13 km south of Lippstadt and 15 km east of Soest.

Neighbouring municipalitiesEdit

Division of the townEdit

After the local government reforms of 1975 Anröchte consists of 10 districts:

  • Anröchte (7.087 inhabitants)
  • Altengeseke (901 inhabitants)
  • Altenmellrich (370 inhabitants)
  • Berge (715 inhabitants)
  • Effeln (7.520 inhabitants)
  • Klieve (381 inhabitants)
  • Mellrich (767 inhabitants)
  • Robringhausen (153 inhabitants)
  • Uelde (1.100 inhabitants)
  • Waltringhausen (102 inhabitants)

Twin townsEdit

PeopleEdit

  • Gotthard Kettler (1517-1587),last Master of the Livonian Order and the first Duke of Courland and Semigallia.

ReferencesEdit

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

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