Joint municipality of Velpke
|coat of arms||Germany map|
|State :||Lower Saxony|
|Area :||120.43 km 2|
|Residents:||12,795 (Dec. 31, 2019)|
|Population density :||106 inhabitants per km 2|
|License plate :||HE|
|Association key :||03 1 54 5404|
|Association structure:||5 municipalities|
|Association administration address
|Grafhorster Strasse 6
|Mayor of the municipality :||Rüdiger Fricke (independent)|
|Location of the Velpke community in the Helmstedt district|
The Samtgemeinderat is the municipal representative of the Samtgemeinde Velpke. Every five years, citizens decide on the allocation of the 30 seats in a general, direct, free, equal and secret ballot.
Joint mayor of the municipality
The previous First Samtgemeinderat Rüdiger Fricke (independent) received an absolute majority in the mayoral election on September 11, 2016 with 76.2 percent of the votes.