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|Land of the Federal Republic:||Lower Saxony|
|surface:||143 km ²|
|inhabitants:||13.244 (30. June 2005)|
|Population density:||93 inhabitants for each km ²|
|height:||24 m and. NN|
|postal zip codes:||49624|
|preselection:||0 54 32|
|Geographical situation:|| |
Coordinates: 52° 43 ' N, 07° 46 ' O 52° 43 ' N, 07° 46 ' O
|municipality key:||03 4 53 011|
|city arrangement:||5 quarters and 1 Wyk|
of the city administration:
| Lime tree avenue 1|
|mayor:||Thomas Städtler (SPD)|
the nationally recognized Erholungsort Löningen is a city in the old citizen cathedral country, convenient in the triangle between Oldenburg (Oldb.), Osnabrück and the Dutch border, more exact in the southwest district Cloppenburg,from the border to the district Ems country removes approximately 5 km.
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moderate sea-climate affected by damp northwest hoist by the North Sea. In the means of many years the air temperature in Löningen 8,5° reaches - 9,0°C and it fall approx. 700 mm precipitation. BetweenMay and August can be counted with on the average 20-25 summer days (climatological name for days, on which the maximum temperature exceeds 25° C).
historical goes it 822 in particular for the first time as Loingo into action.
the present electoral period began at the 1. November 2001 and ends to 31. October 2006. The advice has 30 selected members:
In the advice formed the members of the CDU as well as for the FDP a group, likewise the SPD faction with the non-party delegate H. Bar man. In the meantime the FDP councillor withdrew from the FDP and the CDU joined. The voter community Löningen places thosefurther group. The mayor of the city is likewise enfranchised member of the advice, so that a total seat number of 31 results.
of full-time mayors of the city Löningen is non-party Thomas Städtler, that as a single applicant from the ballotagainst its predecessor and rival candidate of the CDU, Hermann Vorholt, when winner went out. Its term of office overlaps with that of the town councillor.
partnerships between cities
in June 1990 have the city joke castle (Mecklenburg/Vorpommern) and Löningen decided to be received a partnership.
culture and objects of interest
Löningen are in the recreation area hare valley, designated after the river hare, which rises in close proximity to Osnabrück and flows into Meppen into the Ems. To the recreation area several cities belong to hare valley in the process to thatHare, among them also Quakenbrück and Haselünne.
In Löningen is the largest columnless hall church of Germany.
in the yearly calendar of the holidays the contactor celebration in highest place, during its stands for three days the attribute in Löningen“merry state of emergency” the place appropriate describes.
economics and infrastructure
in Löningen particularly settled companies in the range tool and mechanical engineering, graphic arts industry, the food and the beverage production, chemistry and building protection as well as construction industry.
Connection to the Eisenbahnnetz exists meals/Oldbg by the distance Meppen -. the Emsländi railway (until 1979 Federal Railroads), on which however only goods and museum traffic take place.
several primary schools, a hauptschule, the pc. are education in Löningen. Ludgeri six-form high school as well as the Copernicus High School, which are three schools last mentioned thereby in the school center in the proximity of the large gymnasium at the struggle race concentrated. Also thoseMaximiliam Kolbe special school and a vocational school (branch office of the professional training schools at the museum village Cloppenburg) are settled in Löningen. The adult education covers the catholic education work Löningen starting from
of sons and daughters of the city
- short of neat, * 10. November 1919, + 6. January 1996; German politician (CDU), MdB, Federal Minister for Economic Affairs, Federal Minister of the Treasury
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