Esens, Lower Saxony

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Esens, Lower Saxony

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Esens, Lower Saxony

Coordinates: 53°38′49″N 7°36′46″E / 53.64694°N 7.61278°E / 53.64694; 7.61278Coordinates: 53°38′49″N 7°36′46″E / 53.64694°N 7.61278°E / 53.64694; 7.61278
Country Germany
State Lower Saxony
District Wittmund
Municipal assoc. Esens
  Mayor Klaus Wilbers (SPD)
  Total 26.83 km2 (10.36 sq mi)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
  Total 7,284
  Density 270/km2 (700/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 26427
Dialling codes 04971
Vehicle registration WTM

Esens is a municipality in the district of Wittmund, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated near the North Sea coast, approx. 14 km northwest of Wittmund, and 20 km northeast of Aurich.

Esens is also the seat of the Samtgemeinde ("collective municipality") Esens.

Sons and daughters of the city

Christian Everhard


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