Office or catfish
|coat of arms||Germany map|
|Area :||168.12 km 2|
|Residents:||5365 (Dec. 31, 2019)|
|Population density :||32 inhabitants per km 2|
|License plate :||UM, ANG, PZ, SDT, TP|
|Office key :||12 0 73 5310|
|Office structure:||5 municipalities|
|Office administration address
|Office Director :||Detlef Krause|
|Location of the Oder-Welse office in the Uckermark district|
The office is located in the southeast of the Uckermark district . The official area extends from the Welsebruch in the north over the ground moraines with numerous lakes to the Oder with a share in the Lower Oder Valley National Park . The Oder forms the border with the Republic of Poland . To the east of the office is the city of Schwedt / Oder , to the southwest the city of Angermünde .
Municipalities and districts
- Berkholz-Meyenburg with Berkholz and Meyenburg
- Mark Landin with Grünow, Landin and Schönermark as well as the settlements and residential areas Augustenhof, Hohenlandin, Julienwalde and the Netherlands
- Passow with Briest , Jamikow , Passow, Schönow and Wendemark
- Schöneberg with Felchow , Flemsdorf and Schöneberg as well as the settlements and residential areas Alt-Galow, Johannishof, Neu-Galow and Stützkow
The office was founded on August 1, 1992 with 19 municipalities:
Since then there have been numerous mergers and incorporations. The municipalities of Kummerow (January 1, 1998), Criewen and Zützen (August 1, 2001) and Stendell (December 31, 2002) were incorporated into Schwedt / Oder . The communities of Briest, Jamikow and Passow merged on December 31, 1998 to form the community of Welsebruch . On October 26, 2003, Schönow was incorporated into Welsebruch. Welsebruch was renamed Passow on October 1st, 2004. Zichow merged on December 31, 2001 with the former communities of Fredersdorf and Golm and at the same time moved to the Gramzow office ; the communities Schönermark, Grünow and Landin together formed the community Mark Landin on December 31, 2001 , and finally Felchow and Flemsdorf joined the community of Schöneberg at the same time .
Territory of the respective year, number of inhabitants: as of December 31, from 2011 based on the 2011 census
- since 1992: Detlef Krause
Krause was on 17 March 2016, the official committee appointed for a further eight years in office.
Coat of arms, flag and official seal
coat of arms
The coat of arms was approved on May 7, 2012 by the Brandenburg Ministry of the Interior.
Blazon : "In red between two obliquely left, silver-bordered blue wavy bars a fallen, obliquely left silver catfish, accompanied above and below the division by one and in the middle by three golden pond roses."
The official committee decided on December 15, 2011 for this design of the coat of arms of the heraldist Frank Diemar and decided unanimously to adopt the coat of arms.
The flag has three stripes in a ratio of 1: 4: 1 and is in the colors red-white-red (red-silver-red) with the official coat of arms in the central stripe.
The official seal shows the official coat of arms and bears the following inscriptions: In the outer upper semicircle “Amt Oder-Welse”, in the outer lower semicircle “Landkreis Uckermark” and in the inner lower semicircle “Der Amtsdirektor”.
Economy and Infrastructure
The federal highways B 2 and B 166 and the railway lines Berlin – Szczecin (with the train stations Passow (Uckermark) and Schönow) and Angermünde – Schwedt with the train station Pinnow (Uckermark) run through the official area .
- Population in the State of Brandenburg according to municipalities, offices and municipalities not subject to official registration on December 31, 2019 (XLSX file; 223 KB) (updated official population figures) ( help on this ).
- Historical municipality register of the state of Brandenburg 1875 to 2005. District Uckermark . Pp. 12-13
- Population in the state of Brandenburg from 1991 to 2017 according to independent cities, districts and municipalities , Table 7
- Office for Statistics Berlin-Brandenburg (Ed.): Statistical report AI 7, A II 3, A III 3. Population development and population status in the state of Brandenburg (respective editions of the month of December)
- Office director unanimously re-elected . Website of the Oder-Welse office
- Coat of arms of the Oder-Welse office on the service portal of the Brandenburg state administration
- § 2 of the main statute of the Oder-Welse Office of June 19, 2012 ( Memento of the original of November 11, 2013 in the Internet Archive ) Info: The archive link was automatically inserted and not yet checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice. (PDF; 33 kB)