Bergkamen

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Bergkamen
Bergkamen city hall
Bergkamen city hall
Coat of arms of Bergkamen
Bergkamen is located in Germany
Bergkamen
Coordinates 51°37′0″N 7°38′0″E / 51.616667°N 7.633333°E / 51.616667; 7.633333
Administration
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Arnsberg
District Unna
Mayor Roland Schäfer (SPD)
Basic statistics
Area 44.8 km2 (17.3 sq mi)
Elevation 68 m  (223 ft)
Population 52,020  (31 December 2006)
 - Density 1,161 /km2 (3,007 /sq mi)
Other information
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plate UN
Postal code 59192
Area codes 02307, 02389, 02306
Website www.bergkamen.de
Location of the town of Bergkamen within Unna district
Map

Bergkamen is a town in the district of Unna, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is near the river Lippe, approx. 15 km north-east of Dortmund and 15 km south-west of Hamm.

Bergkamen, a German town in the East part of the Ruhrgebiet and south of the Münsterland, was founded in 1966 by the merging of at first five smaller communities.

Twin towns[change | edit source]

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