Heek, Germany

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Heek
Coat of arms of Heek
Coat of arms
Heek is located in Germany
Heek
Heek
Coordinates: 52°07′00″N 07°05′59″E / 52.11667°N 7.09972°E / 52.11667; 7.09972Coordinates: 52°07′00″N 07°05′59″E / 52.11667°N 7.09972°E / 52.11667; 7.09972
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionMünster
DistrictBorken
Subdivisions7
Government
 • MayorUlrich Helmich (CDU)
Area
 • Total68.98 km2 (26.63 sq mi)
Elevation50 m (160 ft)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total8,466
 • Density120/km2 (320/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes48619
Dialling codes0 25 68
Vehicle registrationBOR
Websitewww.heek.de
 
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Heek
Coat of arms of Heek
Coat of arms
Heek is located in Germany
Heek
Heek
Coordinates: 52°07′00″N 07°05′59″E / 52.11667°N 7.09972°E / 52.11667; 7.09972Coordinates: 52°07′00″N 07°05′59″E / 52.11667°N 7.09972°E / 52.11667; 7.09972
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionMünster
DistrictBorken
Subdivisions7
Government
 • MayorUlrich Helmich (CDU)
Area
 • Total68.98 km2 (26.63 sq mi)
Elevation50 m (160 ft)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total8,466
 • Density120/km2 (320/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes48619
Dialling codes0 25 68
Vehicle registrationBOR
Websitewww.heek.de

Heek is a municipality in the district of Borken, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is located near the border with the Netherlands, approx. 20 km south-east of Enschede. Heek consists of two villages, Heek and Nienborg.

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The municipality has various sights to offer:

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