Maassen is a municipality in the district of Diepholz in Lower Saxony.

  • 2.1 municipal
  • 2.2 Mayor
  • 4.1 traffic


Geographical Location

Maassen is the natural park Geest and the Natural Park Steinhude approximately midway between Bremen and Minden. The municipality is located in the western part of the velvet municipality Siedenburg, which has its administrative headquarters in spots Siedenburg. The middle center Sulingen is about 5 km to the west.


Parish council

  • FWG 9 seats

(As at municipal election on September 11, 2011)


The honorary mayor Fred Könemann was elected on November 15, 2011.

Culture and sights

In the district Huckstedt is established in 1878 at its present location Galerieholländer windmill " Margaret ".

Economy and infrastructure


The municipality is located north, in the immediate vicinity, the federal highway 214 which leads from Diepholz to Nienburg / Weser.