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Oldenburg (city)
City centre of Oldenburg including St Lamberti Church
City centre of Oldenburg including St Lamberti Church
Coat of arms of Oldenburg (city)
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Administration
Country Germany
State Lower Saxony
District Urban district
City subdivisions 33 boroughs, separated into nine census tracts
Lord Mayor Jürgen Krogmann (since 2014) (SPD)
Basic statistics
Area 102.96 km2 (39.75 sq mi)
Elevation 4 m  (13 ft)
Population 160,907  (31 December 2014)
 - Density 1,563 /km2 (4,048 /sq mi)
Other information
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plate OL
Postal codes 26001–26135
Area code 0441
Website www.oldenburg.de

Oldenburg (Low Saxon: Ollnborg, Low Saxon spelling: Ollenborg) is a city in the north of Germany, in the state of Lower Saxony. It was formerly the capital of the old Grand Duchy of Oldenburg.

It has about 160,000 inhabitants and a university.

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