Ascheberg (Westfalen)


Ascheberg (German pronunciation: [ˈaʃəbɛʁk]) is a municipality in the district of Coesfeld in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. The neighbouring cities, towns and municipalities of Ascheberg are (clockwise, starting in the North) the city Münster, the town Drensteinfurt (District Warendorf), the city Hamm, the town Werne (District Unna, the municipalities Nordkirchen and Senden (both District Coesfeld)

Westerwinkel castle in Herbern district
Ascheberg
Saint Lambert Church
Coat of arms
Location of Ascheberg (Westfalen) within Coesfeld district
Ascheberg
Ascheberg
Coordinates: 51°47′20″N 07°37′12″E
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionMünster
DistrictCoesfeld
SubdivisionsAscheberg, Davensberg, Herbern
Government
  Mayor (202025) Thomas Stohldreier[1] (CDU)
Area
  Total106 km2 (41 sq mi)
Highest elevation
120 m (390 ft)
Lowest elevation
60 m (200 ft)
Population
 (2019-12-31)[2]
  Total15,494
  Density150/km2 (380/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
59387
Dialling codes02593
Vehicle registrationCOE, LH
Websitewww.ascheberg.de

Born in Ascheberg



  • Franz Falke (1909-1994), politician
  • Wolfgang Sandhowe (born 1953 in Ascheberg), soccer player, today football coach

Twin cities


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