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The administrative district: facts and figures
Administrative seat of the district: Wismar (42 557 inhabitants in an area of 42 km²)
Inhabitants: 156 2701 (status: 31.12.2015)
Size of the administrative district: 2 118 km²
The administrative district of North-West Mecklenburg is situated in the north-west of Germany's federal state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. To the north, it borders on the Baltic Sea; its western neighbour is Schleswig-Holstein; to its east it borders the administrative District of Rostock; to its south, it borders both the capital of its federal state, Schwerin, and also the Administrative District of Ludwigslust-Parchim. From its northernmost to its southernmost point, it extends over roughly 50 km; from its western border to its eastern border it spans around 70 km.