Bergkamen

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Bergkamen
Bergkamen city hall
Bergkamen city hall
Coat of arms of Bergkamen
Coat of arms
Location of Bergkamen within Unna district
Bergkamen in UN.svg
Bergkamen is located in Germany
Bergkamen
Bergkamen
Bergkamen is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
Bergkamen
Bergkamen
Coordinates: 51°37′N 7°38′E / 51.617°N 7.633°E / 51.617; 7.633Coordinates: 51°37′N 7°38′E / 51.617°N 7.633°E / 51.617; 7.633
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionArnsberg
DistrictUnna
Government
 • MayorRoland Schäfer (SPD)
Area
 • Total44.9 km2 (17.3 sq mi)
Elevation
68 m (223 ft)
Population
 (2016-12-31)[2]
 • Total48,543
 • Density1,100/km2 (2,800/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
59192
Dialling codes02307, 02389, 02306
Vehicle registrationUN
Websitewww.bergkamen.de

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 | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Alle politisch selbständigen Gemeinden mit ausgewählten Merkmalen am 31.12.2018 (4. Quartal)". DESTATIS. Archived from the original on 10 March 2019. Retrieved 10 March 2019.
  2. "Amtliche Bevölkerungszahlen" (in German). Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW. Retrieved 2018-02-24.

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