Osterby, Schleswig-Flensburg

Osterby (Danish: Østerby ) is a municipality in the district of Schleswig -Flensburg, in Schleswig- Holstein.

Geography and transport

Osterby is located about 16 km west of Flensburg Schleswig on the Geest 's in a rural environment. To the south runs the federal highway 199 from Flensburg to Niebüll, north of the Danish border.


The voters Community KWGO since the local elections in 2013 eight seats in the municipal council. The ninth, entitled after the election result also the KWGO seat in the municipal council remains empty in the current parliamentary term because not enough candidates were present on the list ( § 10 paragraph 5, sentence 2 of the Law on Elections to the municipalities and districts in Schleswig -Holstein).

Coat of arms

Blazon: "In gold on a red brick wall in the sign, a green oak branch, consisting of two sheets which include a silver acorn. "


The community is predominantly agricultural. Previously, a brick was in place.