Goslar (district)

Goslar
Coat of arms of Goslar
Coat of arms
Lower Saxony GS.svg
Country Germany
StateLower Saxony
CapitalGoslar
Area
 • Total965.07 km2 (372.62 sq mi)
Population
(31 December 2017)[1]
 • Total137,563
 • Density140/km2 (370/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
www.landkreis-goslar.de

Goslar is a district in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is bounded by (from the south and clockwise) the districts of Göttingen, Northeim, Hildesheim and Wolfenbüttel, the city of Salzgitter, and by the states of Saxony-Anhalt (district of Harz) and Thuringia (Nordhausen).

History

The history of the district is linked with the city of Goslar.

The district of Goslar was established in the 19th century by the Prussian government. The city of Goslar did not belong to the district until 1972, when it was eventually incorporated into the district.

Other Languages
Bân-lâm-gú: Goslar Kūn
Esperanto: Distrikto Goslar
Bahasa Indonesia: Goslar (distrik)
Interlingue: Subdistrict Goslar
македонски: Гослар (округ)
Bahasa Melayu: Goslar (daerah)
Nederlands: Landkreis Goslar
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Goslar (tuman)
پنجابی: گوسلار
português: Goslar (distrito)
українська: Гослар (район)
Tiếng Việt: Goslar (huyện)