Großheide (East Frisian: Grootheid) is a village and a municipality in the district of Aurich, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated approximately 10 km east of Norden, and 15 km northwest of Aurich.

Großheide
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Location of Großheide within Aurich district
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Großheide is located in Germany
Großheide
Großheide
Großheide is located in Lower Saxony
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Großheide
Coordinates: 53°35′N 7°21′E / 53.583°N 7.350°E / 53.583; 7.350Coordinates: 53°35′N 7°21′E / 53.583°N 7.350°E / 53.583; 7.350
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictAurich
Subdivisions10 districts
Government
 • Mayor (2021–26) Fredy Fischer[1] (Ind.)
Area
 • Total69.32 km2 (26.76 sq mi)
Highest elevation
4 m (13 ft)
Lowest elevation
3 m (10 ft)
Population
 (2021-12-31)[2]
 • Total8,699
 • Density130/km2 (330/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
26532
Dialling codes0 49 36
Vehicle registrationAUR
Websitewww.grossheide.de

Community structureEdit

The municipality Großheide consists of 10 districts and incorporated villages:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Direktwahlen in Niedersachsen vom 12. September 2021" (PDF). Landesamt für Statistik Niedersachsen. 13 October 2021.
  2. ^ "LSN-Online Regionaldatenbank, Tabelle A100001G: Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes, Stand 31. Dezember 2021" (in German). Landesamt für Statistik Niedersachsen.