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Sarstedt is a town in the district of Hildesheim, Lower Saxony, Germany. It approximately 18,500 inhabitants. Sarstedt is close to Hanover. Sarstedt station is on the Hanoverian Southern Railway and is served by the Hanover S-Bahn.

Sarstedt
Train station
Train station
Coat of arms of Sarstedt
Coat of arms
Location of Sarstedt within Hildesheim district
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Sarstedt is located in Germany
Sarstedt
Sarstedt
Sarstedt is located in Lower Saxony
Sarstedt
Sarstedt
Coordinates: 52°14′22″N 9°51′38″E / 52.23944°N 9.86056°E / 52.23944; 9.86056Coordinates: 52°14′22″N 9°51′38″E / 52.23944°N 9.86056°E / 52.23944; 9.86056
CountryGermany
StateLower Saxony
DistrictHildesheim
Government
 • MayorKarl-Heinz Wondratschek (SPD)
Area
 • Total42.94 km2 (16.58 sq mi)
Elevation
64 m (210 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total19,359
 • Density450/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
31157
Dialling codes05066
Vehicle registrationHI
Websitewww.sarstedt.de

The GEO 600 gravitational wave detector is located nearby.

The former independent municipality Giften has been a part of Sarstedt since 1 March 1974.[2]

MayorEdit

The mayor of Sarstedt is Heike Brennecke (SPD). She was elected in September 2014.[3] The predecessor was Karl-Heinz Wondratschek (SPD).

Famous people from SarstedtEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Landesamt für Statistik Niedersachsen, LSN-Online Regionaldatenbank, Tabelle 12411: Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes, Stand 31. Dezember 2018.
  2. ^ Stadt Sarstedt (in German), Stadt Sarstedt, archived from the original on 27 November 2006, retrieved 31 August 2008
  3. ^ Einzelergebnisse der Direktwahlen am 25. Mai 2014 in Niedersachsen, abgerufen am 14 November 2014

External linksEdit

  Media related to Sarstedt at Wikimedia Commons