Detmold

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Detmold
The princely castle.
The princely castle.
Coat of arms of Detmold
Coat of arms
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Detmold
District Lippe
Subdivisions 26
Government
 • Mayor Rainer Heller (SPD)
Area
 • Total 129.39 km2 (49.96 sq mi)
Elevation 134 m (440 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 74,817
 • Density 580/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 32701–32760
Dialling codes 05231/05232
Vehicle registration LIP
Website www.detmold.de

Detmold is a town in the German state North Rhine-Westphalia. It has about 74,000 inhabitants. Detmold is the cultural capital of the District of Lippe.

Other websites[change | change source]

  1. "Amtliche Bevölkerungszahlen". Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW (in German). 18 July 2016.