Borg (Ribnitz-Damgarten)

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Coordinates: 54 ° 13 ′ 58 ″  N , 12 ° 23 ′ 15 ″  E
Height : 11 m above sea level NHN
Incorporation : July 1, 1950
Postal code : 18311
Area code : 03821
Borg (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania)

Location of Borg in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania


Borg is a district of the municipality of Ribnitz-Damgarten ( Vorpommern-Rügen district ) in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania . Town chronicles of Ribnitz-Damgarten indicate that the name “Borg” is perhaps based on the assumption that a Slavic castle used to stand there.

Location and structure

The village of Borg is about one kilometer before the entrance to the city of Ribnitz in the direction of Rostock . It is located on federal road 105 , with the main part of the village joining a side road that branches off from the federal road.

Around 100 people live in the Ribnitz-Damgarten district of Borg, located on Bundesstraße 105. Some offer pension services to vacationers . A company for demolition, container service and scrap processing is based in Borg.


One of the first wind turbines in the region was built in Borg . However, this has now been switched off for cost reasons.