Rieste is a municipality in the district of Osnabrück, in Lower Saxony, Germany.

Rieste
Coat of arms of Rieste
Location of Rieste within Osnabrück district
NetherlandsHamburgNorth SeaBremenOsnabrück (district)Lower SaxonyVechta (district)Cloppenburg (district)Diepholz (district)Emsland (district)North Rhine-WestphaliaOsnabrückBad LaerGeorgsmarienhütteHilterGlandorfBad IburgDissenBad RothenfeldeHagenHasbergenMelleBissendorfBad EssenBohmteOstercappelnBelmWallenhorstRiesteBramscheAlfhausenGehrdeAnkumBersenbrückNeuenkirchenMerzenVoltlageFürstenauBippenEggermühlenKettenkampNortrupBadbergenBergeMenslageQuakenbrückRieste in OS.svg
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Rieste is located in Germany
Rieste
Rieste
Rieste is located in Lower Saxony
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Rieste
Coordinates: 52°29′N 8°01′E / 52.483°N 8.017°E / 52.483; 8.017Coordinates: 52°29′N 8°01′E / 52.483°N 8.017°E / 52.483; 8.017
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictOsnabrück
Municipal assoc.Bersenbrück
Government
 • MayorSebastian Hüdepohl (CDU)
Area
 • Total30.6 km2 (11.8 sq mi)
Elevation
39 m (128 ft)
Population
 (2020-12-31)[1]
 • Total3,612
 • Density120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
49597
Dialling codes05464 (Alfhausen)
Vehicle registrationOS
Websitewww.rieste.de

MayorEdit

In November 2011 Sebastian Hüdepohl was elected the new mayor. He is the successor of Anton Harms, who was in office since 1996.

ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit

  •   Media related to Rieste at Wikimedia Commons