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
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Detmold
District Urban district
Founded 1214
Subdivisions 10 districts
Government
 • Mayor Pit Clausen (SPD)
Area
 • Total 257.8 km2 (99.5 sq mi)
Elevation 118 m (387 ft)
Population (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total 333,451
 • Density 1,300/km2 (3,400/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 33501-33739
Dialling codes 0521, 05202-05209
Vehicle registration BI
Website www.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.

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