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Stormarn: a strong region you can rely on

Stormarn’s good infrastructure is unrivalled in the north: an intact landscape, coupled with an attractive range of leisure activities, right in the heart of the Hamburg Metropolitan Region. This vibrant region at the heart of a unique economic area, where the axes of the Northern European trading routes cross, offers the ideal conditions for strengthening your national and international competitive ability in the long-term.

The district of Stormarn in numbers:


Population: 244.998 (as of October 2020)
Area: 766 km²
Inhabitants per km²: 317
Purchasing power: 115
Unemployment rate: 3.6 % (as of June 2021)

Towns in Stormarn:

Ahrensburg, Bad Oldesloe, Bargteheide, Glinde, Reinbek, Reinfeld