|Coordinates: 51°42′N 9°52′E / 51.700°N 9.867°ECoordinates: 51°42′N 9°52′E / 51.700°N 9.867°E|
|• Mayor||Hartmut Schnabel (Ind.)|
|• Total||82.25 km2 (31.76 sq mi)|
|• Density||86/km2 (220/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)|
The town and its villages were founded over a thousand years ago. It is the seat of a psychiatric hospital, founded in late 19th century. During WWII the hospital was emptied and used by the Nazis as the Moringen concentration camp. Today it is again a psychiatric hospital.
Among the larger firms operating in the community is Piller, a maker of industrial fans. The Northeim district's major waste Landfill is in Moringen.
- house KZ Gedenkstätte
- historic gas holder
- The Women's Camp in Moringen: A Memoir of Imprisonment in Nazi Germany 1936-1937
by Gabriele Herz (Author), Jane Caplan (Editor), Hildegard Herz (Translator), Howard Hartig (Translator). Berghahn Books (15 Nov 2005). ISBN 1-84545-077-9; ISBN 978-1-84545-077-9.
- Official site (German)
- Website of the concentration camp memorial
- Website of Moringen Fire Department (German)