Lienen is a municipality in the district of Steinfurt, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is situated approximately 15 km south-east of Osnabrück and 30 km north-east of Münster.

Lienen
Coat of arms of Lienen
Coat of arms
Location of Lienen within Steinfurt district
Lienen in ST.svg
Lienen is located in Germany
Lienen
Lienen
Lienen is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
Lienen
Lienen
Coordinates: 52°08′46″N 7°58′26″E / 52.14611°N 7.97389°E / 52.14611; 7.97389Coordinates: 52°08′46″N 7°58′26″E / 52.14611°N 7.97389°E / 52.14611; 7.97389
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionMünster
DistrictSteinfurt
Government
 • MayorDr.Martin Hellwig
Area
 • Total73.27 km2 (28.29 sq mi)
Elevation
82 m (269 ft)
Population
 (2019-12-31)[1]
 • Total8,604
 • Density120/km2 (300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
49536
Dialling codes05483
05484 (Kattenvenne)
Vehicle registrationST (until 1975: TE)
Websitewww.lienen.de

Lienen is a sister city with Saint Marys, Ohio in the United States. Lienen's neighboring municipalities, Ladbergen and Lengerich, are sister cities with Saint Marys' neighbors New Knoxville and Wapakoneta, respectively.

ReferencesEdit

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