Nordwalde (literally: north woods) is a municipality in the district of Steinfurt, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Nordwalde
Elementary School in Nordwalde
Elementary School in Nordwalde
Coat of arms of Nordwalde
Coat of arms
Location of Nordwalde within Steinfurt district
Nordwalde in ST.svg
Nordwalde is located in Germany
Nordwalde
Nordwalde
Nordwalde is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
Nordwalde
Nordwalde
Coordinates: 52°05′0″N 7°29′0″E / 52.08333°N 7.48333°E / 52.08333; 7.48333Coordinates: 52°05′0″N 7°29′0″E / 52.08333°N 7.48333°E / 52.08333; 7.48333
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionMünster
DistrictSteinfurt
Subdivisions6
Government
 • MayorSonja Schemmann (CDU)
Area
 • Total51.6 km2 (19.9 sq mi)
Elevation
55 m (180 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total9,584
 • Density190/km2 (480/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
48356
Dialling codes02573
Vehicle registrationST, BF, TE
Websitewww.nordwalde.de

GeographyEdit

It is situated in the Münsterland area, approximately 12 km south-east of Steinfurt and 20 km north-west of Münster. The distance to the Dutch border is about 30 km.

Neighbouring municipalitiesEdit

Division of the townEdit

Nordwalde consists of 6 districts:

  • Nordwalde
  • Feldbauerschaft
  • Kirchbauerschaft
  • Scheddebrock
  • Suttorf
  • Westerode

Twin townsEdit

 
The Amilly Square in the centre of Nordwalde

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden Nordrhein-Westfalens am 31. Dezember 2018" (in German). Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW. Retrieved 10 July 2019.

External linksEdit