Fürstenberg, Lower Saxony

Fürstenberg (German pronunciation: [ˈfʏʁstn̩ˌbɛʁk] (About this soundlisten)) is a municipality in the district of Holzminden, in Lower Saxony, Germany and lies on the Weser river in the Weser Uplands, near Höxter and Holzminden. The Fürstenberg China Factory, founded in 1747, is the third-oldest porcelain manufacturer in Germany.

Fürstenberg
Fürstenberg seen from Brunsberg
Fürstenberg seen from Brunsberg
Coat of arms of Fürstenberg
Location of Fürstenberg within Holzminden district
Holzminden (district)Lower SaxonyHesseNorth Rhine-WestphaliaHamelin-PyrmontHildesheim (district)Northeim (district)LauenfördeDerentalFürstenbergBoffzenHolzmindenHeinadeHeinsenBevernDeensenWangelnstedtEimenStadtoldendorfLenneArholzenPolleVahlbruchOttensteinBrevördeHehlenNegenbornGolmbachHolenbergHeyenHalleDielmissenBodenwerderPegestorfKirchbrakLüerdissenEschershausenHolzenDeligsenGemeindefreies Gebiet im Landkreis HolzmindenFürstenberg in HOL.svg
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Fürstenberg is located in Germany
Fürstenberg
Fürstenberg
Fürstenberg is located in Lower Saxony
Fürstenberg
Fürstenberg
Coordinates: 51°44′N 09°24′E / 51.733°N 9.400°E / 51.733; 9.400Coordinates: 51°44′N 09°24′E / 51.733°N 9.400°E / 51.733; 9.400
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictHolzminden
Municipal assoc.Boffzen
Government
 • MayorMichael Weber (SPD)
Area
 • Total3.22 km2 (1.24 sq mi)
Elevation
242 m (794 ft)
Population
 (2020-12-31)[1]
 • Total1,023
 • Density320/km2 (820/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
37699
Dialling codes05271
Vehicle registrationHOL
Websitewww.gemeinde-fuerstenberg.de

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