Office of Gadebusch

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Office of Gadebusch
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Coordinates: 53 ° 42 '  N , 11 ° 7'  E

Basic data
State : Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania
County : Northwest Mecklenburg
Area : 221.92 km 2
Residents: 10,213 (Dec. 31, 2019)
Population density : 46 inhabitants per km 2
License plate : NWM, GDB, GVM, WIS
Office key : 13 0 74 5452
Office structure: 8 municipalities
Office administration address
Am Markt 1
19205 Gadebusch
Website :
Head of Office : Rico Greger
Location of the office in Gadebusch in the district of Northwest Mecklenburg
Schleswig-Holstein Schleswig-Holstein Schwerin Landkreis Rostock Landkreis Rostock Landkreis Ludwigslust-Parchim Landkreis Ludwigslust-Parchim Bad Kleinen Barnekow Bobitz Dorf Mecklenburg Groß Stieten Hohen Viecheln Lübow Metelsdorf Ventschow Dragun Gadebusch Kneese Krembz Mühlen Eichsen Rögnitz Roggendorf (Mecklenburg) Veelböken Bernstorf Gägelow Stepenitztal Stepenitztal Stepenitztal Roggenstorf Rüting Testorf-Steinfort Upahl Warnow (bei Grevesmühlen) Damshagen Hohenkirchen (Mecklenburg) Kalkhorst Klütz Zierow Alt Meteln Bad Kleinen Brüsewitz Cramonshagen Dalberg-Wendelstorf Gottesgabe (bei Schwerin) Grambow (bei Schwerin) Klein Trebbow Lübstorf Lützow (Mecklenburg) Perlin Pingelshagen Pokrent Schildetal Seehof (Mecklenburg) Zickhusen Benz (bei Wismar) Blowatz Boiensdorf Hornstorf Krusenhagen Neuburg (Mecklenburg) Bibow Glasin Jesendorf Jesendorf Lübberstorf Neukloster Passee Warin Züsow Zurow Carlow (Mecklenburg) Dechow Groß Molzahn Holdorf (Mecklenburg) Königsfeld (Mecklenburg) Rehna Rehna Rehna Rieps Schlagsdorf Thandorf Utecht Wedendorfersee Dassow Grieben (Mecklenburg) Lüdersdorf Menzendorf Roduchelstorf Schönberg (Mecklenburg) Selmsdorf Siemz-Niendorf Boltenhagen Grevesmühlen Insel Poel Poel Wismarmap
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In Office Gadebusch seven municipalities and the city have Gadebusch (administrative center) joined forces to do their administrative business. On January 1, 2004, the previously free city of Gadebusch merged with the Gadebusch-Land office that had existed since August 1, 1991 to form the new Gadebusch office. The office is located in the southwest of the district of Northwest Mecklenburg and borders in the south on the district of Ludwigslust-Parchim and in the west on the Schleswig-Holstein district of the Duchy of Lauenburg .

The official area lies in the transition zone between the northwestern part of the Mecklenburg Lake District and the Lauenburg Lakes . Part of the North Sea-Baltic Sea watershed lies in the official area . While the Radegast and Stepenitz rivers flow north to the Baltic Sea , the Schilde River takes the opposite route via the Schaale , Sude and Elbe to the North Sea . The highest elevation of the official area is 82  m above sea level. NHN .

The federal highways 104 and 208 lead through the Gadebusch office . The city of Gadebusch is on the branch line Schwerin - Rehna .

The municipalities with their districts

  • Dragun with Drieberg Dorf, Drieberg Hof, Meierei, Neu Dragun and Vietlübbe
  • City of Gadebusch with Buchholz, village of Ganzow, Ganzow, Güstow, Möllin, Neu Bauhof, Reinhardtsdorf, Stresdorf and Wakenstädt
  • Kneese with Dutzow and sand field
  • Krembz with Alt Steinbeck, Groß Salitz, Lützowshorst, Neu Steinbeck, Radegast, Schönwolde and Stöllnitz
  • Mühlen Eichsen with Goddin, Groß Eichsen, Schönfeld, Schönfeld Mühle and Webelsfelde
  • Roggendorf with Breesen, Groß Thurow, Klein Salitz, Klein Thurow, Marienthal and Neu Thurow
  • Rögnitz with Bentin and Woldhof
  • Veelböken with Botelsdorf, Frauenmark, Hindenberg, Passow, Passow expansion, Paetrow and Rambeel


Coat of arms, flag, official seal

The office does not have an officially approved national emblem, neither a coat of arms nor a flag. The official seal is the small state seal with the coat of arms of the state of Mecklenburg. It shows a looking bull's head with torn off neck fur and crown and the inscription "AMT GADEBUSCH • LANDKREIS NORDWESTMECKLENBURG".

Individual evidence

  1. Statistisches Amt MV - population status of the districts, offices and municipalities 2019 (XLS file) (official population figures in the update of the 2011 census) ( help ).
  2. Main Statute, Section 1, Paragraph 2