Schöppingen

Schöppingen is a municipality in the district of Borken in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is located approximately 10 km (6.2 mi) south-west of Steinfurt.

Schöppingen
Flag of Schöppingen
Coat of arms of Schöppingen
Location of Schöppingen within Borken district
Borken (district)North Rhine-WestphaliaKleve (district)Wesel (district)Coesfeld (district)Coesfeld (district)Lower SaxonySteinfurt (district)NetherlandsRaesfeldHeidenRhedeBocholtBorkenRekenVelenStadtlohnHeekAhausGescherLegdenSchöppingenGronauVredenSüdlohnIsselburgSchöppingen in BOR.svg
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Schöppingen is located in Germany
Schöppingen
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Schöppingen is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
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Schöppingen
Coordinates: 52°06′00″N 07°13′59″E / 52.10000°N 7.23306°E / 52.10000; 7.23306Coordinates: 52°06′00″N 07°13′59″E / 52.10000°N 7.23306°E / 52.10000; 7.23306
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionMünster
DistrictBorken
Subdivisions2
Government
 • Mayor (2020–25) Franz-Josef Franzbach[1] (Ind.)
Area
 • Total68.77 km2 (26.55 sq mi)
Elevation
90 m (300 ft)
Population
 (2020-12-31)[2]
 • Total6,759
 • Density98/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
48624
Dialling codes02555, 02545 (Eggerode)
Vehicle registrationBOR
Websitewww.schoeppingen.de

The Master of the Schöppingen Altarpiece derives his name from an altarpiece that hangs in the town parish church.

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  1. ^ Wahlergebnisse in NRW Kommunalwahlen 2020, Land Nordrhein-Westfalen, accessed 19 June 2021.
  2. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden Nordrhein-Westfalens am 31. Dezember 2020" (in German). Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW. Retrieved 21 June 2021.