Gütersloh is a district in the German federal state North Rhine-Westphalia. In short just NRW. The region itself is called Ostwestfalen – you may translate it to Eastern Westphalia.
The district of Gütersloh contains 13 cities. There are about 365.000 people living here. The German Word for district is “Kreis”, like a circle. That's why we call ourself "ErfolgsKreis" - district for success!
You can get a lot of information on this website when you have already earned some German skills - if not: Here are some videos where we give you a clue on what living and working here looks like!