Pommerby is a town on the Baltic Sea in the district of Schleswig -Flensburg, in Schleswig- Holstein. Börsby (Danish: Børsby ), Gammel dam ( Gammeldam ) and Niedamm ( Nydam ) are located in the municipal area. North of the village lies the bird sanctuary Geltinger Birk. Pommerby is a health resort.


Pommerby was first mentioned in 1409 and belonged to the Grange Good Rundhof ( Grumtoft ). Ecclesiastical it belonged to the parish of Gelting. The districts Gammel dam and Niedamm belonged to the estate Düttebüll ( Dyttebøl ) Börsby to Good Buck Hagen ( Bukhavn ). The goods were to 1853 's Under judicial districts, then finally took the Kappel Erharde this function in 1867 the new district court in Kappeln. Since the introduction of the Prussian Municipal Code 1867 Pommerby formed a distinct rural community. While most neighboring municipalities were merged into larger units, in the meantime, the boundaries of the small community Pommerby until today remained unchanged.


Of the seven seats in the municipal council, the CDU has been the local elections in 2013 and four voters Community WGP three seats.

Coat of arms

Blazon: ". Wellenschildfuß Over blue, in a diagonally Asked silver harrow in a growing gold, red and silver thrice shared lighthouse with two circumferential galleries beneath the pointed helmet "


The community is dominated by agriculture and tourism.


In the list of cultural monuments in Pommerby are registered in the list of monuments of Schleswig- Holstein cultural monuments.

The lighthouse built in 1910 Falshöft is 28 m high. From the church it is used among other things as a wedding room.

Son of the community

The home of writer Georg Asmussen, at the Museum remembers the village, was born in 1856 in Pommerby.