|• First mayor||Carsten Sieling (SPD)|
|• Governing parties||SPD / Green|
|• City||326.73 km2 (126.15 sq mi)|
|• Metro||11,627 km2 (4,489 sq mi)|
|Elevation||12 m (39 ft)|
|• Density||1,700/km2 (4,300/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)|
|Vehicle registration||HB (with 1 to 2 letters and 1 to 4 digits)|
The city' official name today includes the name Hansestadt (hanseatic city) in memory of its history, where it has been important part in the hanseatic league. The architecture of the city and the region as well is influenced by this historic period.
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- The carsign HB with 1 letter and 4 digits is reserved for vehicle registration in Bremerhaven.