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Rehburg Loccum (Lower Saxony)

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Germany is divided into 16 states which are further subdivided into 439 districts and cities. Germany is one of the largest European economy and the third largest economy in the world in real terms, placed behind the United States and Japan, and fifth behind the United States, China, India and Japan counted by purchasing power parity.
Rehburg Loccum is a city  which is 50 kilometers from north west of Hanover in the district of Nienburg in Lower Saxony, Germany. The city has about 11,000 inhabitants in the year 2003. It was founded in 1974 out of the city Rehburg and the neighbouring villages Loccum, Munchehagen, Bad Rehburg and Winzlar as a consequence of a community restructuring legislation, enacted by the federal state government of Lower Saxony. The Steinhude lake nature reserve spans part of the city area.
The population of the city Rehburg Loccum was 10,953  in the year 2005 with an area of  99.99 square kilometers and  it’s population density was 110 per square kilometers.The  elevation  of the city was 38 meters. Rehburg Loccum borders the Steinhude lake. The closest cities are Wunstorf and Neustadt in the district of Hanover, Petershagen or Weser in the district of Minden Lubbecke or North Rhine Westphalia, Landesbergen in the district of Nienburg and Niedernwohren and Sachsenhagen in the district of Schaumburg.

A museum was established showing the history of hydrotherapy in the former health resort bad Rehburg which was used by members of the house of Hanover. The museum shows historical pictures. Rehburg is a popular destination for bikers and walkers who enjoy quiet. Due to its many historic events and places it has been one of the favorite destinations of visitors. Today, one can also learn about its history, from its earliest times and gain enthusiasm in its natural beauty and populace.

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