Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany

Mecklenburg-Vorpommern is one of 16 primary administrative regions in Germany with a population of approximately 1,609,675 people.

Facts and figures on Mecklenburg-Vorpommern at a glance

Region name: Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 1,609,675 people
Country: Germany
Continent: Europe

The regional headquarters of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania) is located in the regional capital Schwerin (Schwerin) with a population of 96,641 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Mecklenburg-Vorpommern's regional capital Schwerin to Germany's capital Berlin (Berlin) is approximately 182 km (113 mi).

Facts and figures about Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania1,609,675 peopleSchwerin Schwerin96,641 people

Compare with other regions in Germany.

Map of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

Map of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

Information on Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

Information on Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Mecklenburg-Western PomeraniaSchwerin Schwerin8GermanyEurope

Time in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

Time in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Thu, 13 Jun 2024 - 1:56am (01:56h)In effect (+1 hour)Thu, 13 Jun 2024 - 12:56am (00:56h)GMT UTC +2.0Europe/Berlin

Geographic coordinates of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

Latitude & Longitude of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map53°49'60.0"N (53.8333300°)12°30'00.0"E (12.5000000°)

Subregions in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

There are 8 administrative subregions in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern.
Subregions in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Kreisfreie Stadt Rostock Kreisfreie Stadt Rostock1.208,400Rostock Rostock198,293
Kreisfreie Stadt Schwerin Kreisfreie Stadt Schwerin2.95,740Schwerin Schwerin96,641
Landkreis Rostock Landkreis Rostock3.217,796Guestrow Güstrow31,217
Ludwigslust-Parchim Ludwigslust-Parchim4.211,899Parchim Parchim19,161
Mecklenburgische Seenplatte Mecklenburgische Seenplatte5.257,525Neubrandenburg Neubrandenburg68,082
Nordwestmecklenburg Nordwestmecklenburg6.158,449Wismar Wismar45,255
Vorpommern-Greifswald Vorpommern-Greifswald7.235,451Greifswald Greifswald52,731
Vorpommern-Ruegen Vorpommern-Rügen8.225,900Stralsund Stralsund58,976

External sources of information on Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

Mecklenburg-Vorpommern on Wikipedia