Salzhemmendorf is a village and a municipality in the Hamelin-Pyrmont district, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated approximately 20 km east of Hamelin and 31 km west of Hildesheim and is located on the route 1. It is a nationally recognized health resort with a therapeutic brine thermal bath "Ith-Sole-Therme".

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Coat of arms of Salzhemmendorf
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Location of Salzhemmendorf within Hameln-Pyrmont district
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Salzhemmendorf is located in Germany
Salzhemmendorf
Salzhemmendorf
Salzhemmendorf is located in Lower Saxony
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Salzhemmendorf
Coordinates: 52°4′N 9°35′E / 52.067°N 9.583°E / 52.067; 9.583Coordinates: 52°4′N 9°35′E / 52.067°N 9.583°E / 52.067; 9.583
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictHameln-Pyrmont
Government
 • MayorMartin Kempe
Area
 • Total94.39 km2 (36.44 sq mi)
Elevation
263 m (863 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total9,150
 • Density97/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
31020
Dialling codes05186 for Thüste and Wallensen, 05153 for the other villages
Vehicle registrationHM
Websitewww.salzhemmendorf.de/

Salzhemmendorf consists of Salzhemmendorf proper, as well as Ahrenfeld, Benstorf, Hemmendorf, Lauenstein, Levedagsen, Ockensen, Oldendorf, Osterwald, Thüste and Wallensen.

Main sightsEdit

  • Weserbergland
  • The "Water tree" in Ockensen, a worldwide attraction
  • The nearby located holiday park Rastiland

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