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Wittmund
Coat of arms of Wittmund
Coat of arms
Country  Germany
State Lower Saxony
Capital Wittmund
Area
 • Total 656.65 km2 (253.53 sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Vehicle registration WTM
Website landkreis.wittmund.de/

Wittmund is a Landkreis (district) in the northwestern part of Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated in East Frisia, on the North Sea coast.

The district contains part of the Wadden Sea and of the Lower Saxony Wadden Sea National Park. The islands of Langeoog and Spiekeroog, both belonging to the East Frisian Islands, are part of this district.

Towns and municipalities

Municipalities in WTM
Towns and municipalities in Landkreis Wittmund
Towns Samtgemeinden
  1. Wittmund


Free municipalities

  1. Friedeburg
  2. Langeoog
  3. Spiekeroog
  • 1. Esens
  1. Dunum
  2. Esens1, 2
  3. Holtgast
  4. Moorweg
  5. Neuharlingersiel
  6. Stedesdorf
  7. Werdum
  • 2. Holtriem
  1. Blomberg
  2. Eversmeer
  3. Nenndorf
  4. Neuschoo
  5. Ochtersum
  6. Schweindorf
  7. Utarp
  8. Westerholt1
1seat of the Samtgemeinde; 2town


Coordinates: 53°35′N 7°45′E / 53.58°N 7.75°E / 53.58; 7.75

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