Karolinenkoog is a municipality in the district of Dithmarschen, in Schleswig-Holstein, Germany.

Karolinenkoog
Coat of arms of Karolinenkoog
Coat of arms
Location of Karolinenkoog within Dithmarschen district
Karolinenkoog in HEI.PNG
Karolinenkoog is located in Germany
Karolinenkoog
Karolinenkoog
Karolinenkoog is located in Schleswig-Holstein
Karolinenkoog
Karolinenkoog
Coordinates: 54°16′N 8°58′E / 54.267°N 8.967°E / 54.267; 8.967Coordinates: 54°16′N 8°58′E / 54.267°N 8.967°E / 54.267; 8.967
CountryGermany
StateSchleswig-Holstein
DistrictDithmarschen
Municipal assoc.KLG Eider
Government
 • MayorRainer Schmidt-Wiborg
Area
 • Total17.55 km2 (6.78 sq mi)
Elevation
0 m (0 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total145
 • Density8.3/km2 (21/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
25774
Dialling codes04882
Vehicle registrationHEI
Websitewww.amt-eider.de

In 1800 the municipality was named after the polder (German: Koog), which was named in honour of Princess Caroline of Denmark.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Statistikamt Nord – Bevölkerung der Gemeinden in Schleswig-Holstein 4. Quartal 2018 (XLS-file)". Statistisches Amt für Hamburg und Schleswig-Holstein (in German).