Bielefeld

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Bielefeld
Old Townhall
Old Townhall
Coat of arms of Bielefeld
Coat of arms
Bielefeld is located in Germany
Bielefeld
Bielefeld
Districts of Bielefeld
Hauptsatzung der Stadt Bielefeld Anlage 1.png
Coordinates: 52°1′N 8°32′E / 52.017°N 8.533°E / 52.017; 8.533Coordinates: 52°1′N 8°32′E / 52.017°N 8.533°E / 52.017; 8.533
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionDetmold
DistrictUrban district
Founded1214
Subdivisions10 districts
Government
 • MayorPit Clausen (SPD)
Area
 • Total257.8 km2 (99.5 sq mi)
Elevation118 m (387 ft)
Population (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total333,451
 • Density1,300/km2 (3,400/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes33501-33739
Dialling codes0521, 05202-05209
Vehicle registrationBI
Websitewww.bielefeld.de

Bielefeld is a city in the north-west of Germany, in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia. Bielefeld has about 327,000 people living there and a university.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Amtliche Bevölkerungszahlen" (in German). Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW. Retrieved 2018-02-24.

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