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Werther, North Rhine-Westphalia

Werther (Westf.)
Protestant St. Jacobi Church in town centre of Werther (Westf.)
Protestant St. Jacobi Church in town centre of Werther (Westf.)
Flag of Werther (Westf.)
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Coat of arms of Werther (Westf.)
Coat of arms
Werther (Westf.)  is located in Germany
Werther (Westf.)
Werther (Westf.)
Coordinates:
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Detmold
District Gütersloh
Government
 • Mayor Marion Weike (SPD)
Area
 • Total 35.31 km2 (13.63 sq mi)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total 11,353
 • Density 320/km2 (830/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 33824
Dialling codes 05203
Vehicle registration GT
Website www.stadt-werther.de

Werther is a town in the district of Gütersloh in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia,  Germany. It is located near the Teutoburg Forest, approximately 10 km north-west of Bielefeld. It is best known for the Werther's Original caramel sweets, which are, however, produced in the nearby city of Halle today.

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Werther has one 'hauptschule', one 'Gesamtschule' and one 'Gymnasium', which has an exchange partnership with a small school in yarm called 'Yarm School', a independent school, for many years.


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