|coat of arms||Germany map|
|State :||Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania|
|Height :||16 m above sea level NHN|
|Area :||77.37 km 2|
|Residents:||1259 (Dec. 31, 2019)|
|Population density :||16 inhabitants per km 2|
|Postal code :||19303|
|Area code :||038759|
|License plate :||LUP, HGN, LBZ, LWL, PCH, STB|
|Community key :||13 0 76 143|
|Community structure:||7 districts|
|Office administration address:||Goethestrasse 21
|Mayoress :||Christel Drewes|
|Location of the community of Vielank in the Ludwigslust-Parchim district|
The districts of Alt Jabel , Hohen Woos , Laupin , Neu Jabel , Tewswoos , Vielank (core town), Woosmer and the Woosmerhof settlement belong to the community of Vielank . The communities Tewswoos and Woosmer were incorporated into the community of Vielank on June 13, 2004.
The community of Vielank is located within the Elbe-Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania river landscape biosphere reserve on the southwestern edge of the Griesen area . In the southwest the community borders on the Lower Saxony office of Neuhaus . The Rögnitz flows through the municipality in a north-westerly direction towards Sude .
The first written mention of Vielank comes from the year 1421. The districts of Alt Jabel and Hohen Woos were mentioned as early as 1291, the Woosmerhof settlement was established in 1277 as an estate. There is no prehistoric evidence about Tewswoos, the village was probably founded around 1456. The youngest district is Neu Jabel (1823/24).
On July 1, 1950, the parishes of Alt Jabel and Neu Jabel were incorporated.
Coat of arms, flag, official seal
The municipality has no 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 the neck and crown and the inscription "GEMEINDE VIELANK".
- "Dat Lütt Museum" in Alt Jabel
- Village church Alt Jabel
- Ruins of the Michaeliskirche in Alt Jabel; This was built around 1250 by monks from the Cistercian monastery of Eldena in the Romanesque round arch style with a wooden bell tower. After the inauguration of the neighboring new church, the previous building was demolished around 1909 down to the preserved walls. In the interior there is the rest of a severed sacrificial bowl.
- 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 of the main statute (PDF; 98 kB) of the municipality
- StBA: Changes in the municipalities in Germany, see 2004
- Main Statute, Section 1, Paragraph 2