Hemdingen is a municipality in the district of Pinneberg, in Schleswig -Holstein. The municipality consists of the villages shirt Inger heath, small and large Hemdingen, Wold, on the vagina, Habichtshorst and Mullen Disch.

Geography and transport

The community Hemdingen is located about 4 km north-west of Quickborn and is thus via the federal highway 4, which runs from Quick Born to Bad Bramstedt to achieve.

Parts of the state forest Rantzau lie in the area of the municipality. There is also the frequent Moor, moor the sky and the Brede Moor several peat bogs.


In the municipality to find traces of settlement from the Neolithic period. Some of the obtained barrows are now a protected monument.

The town was first mentioned in 1564.


Of the 13 seats in the municipal council has the voter community HWG since the local elections in 2013 six seats, the CDU and the SPD four three seats.

Coat of arms

Blazon: " em. 1 and 4 in red a silver, in the bulbous center decorated with a profiled band urn, 2 in silver a diagonally left red Torfspaten, 3 silver in a diagonally left red turf-cutters. "

Culture and sights