Hörstel  is a town in the district of Steinfurt, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is situated near the junction of the Mittellandkanal and the Dortmund-Ems Canal, approx. 10 km east of Rheine.

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Location of Hörstel within Steinfurt district
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Hörstel is located in Germany
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Hörstel is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
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Coordinates: 52°17′50″N 7°35′10″E / 52.29722°N 7.58611°E / 52.29722; 7.58611Coordinates: 52°17′50″N 7°35′10″E / 52.29722°N 7.58611°E / 52.29722; 7.58611
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionMünster
DistrictSteinfurt
Government
 • Mayor (2020–25) David Ostholthoff[1] (SPD)
Area
 • Total107.32 km2 (41.44 sq mi)
Elevation
145 m (476 ft)
Population
 (2020-12-31)[2]
 • Total20,335
 • Density190/km2 (490/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
48477
Dialling codes05454,05459,05978
Vehicle registrationST
Websitewww.hoerstel.de

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  1. ^ Wahlergebnisse in NRW Kommunalwahlen 2020, Land Nordrhein-Westfalen, accessed 30 June 2021.
  2. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden Nordrhein-Westfalens am 31. Dezember 2020" (in German). Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW. Retrieved 21 June 2021.