Duisburg

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Duisburg
Schwanentor Bridge
Schwanentor Bridge
Coat of arms of Duisburg
Coat of arms
Duisburg is located in Germany
Duisburg
Duisburg
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CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionDüsseldorf
DistrictUrban district
Subdivisions7 boroughs, 46 suburbs
Government
 • Lord MayorAdolf Sauerland (CDU)
 • Governing partiesCDU / Greens
Area
 • Total232.82 km2 (89.89 sq mi)
Elevation31 m (102 ft)
Population (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total499,845
 • Density2,100/km2 (5,600/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes47001–47279
Dialling codes0203
Vehicle registrationDU
Websitewww.duisburg.de

Duisburg is a German city in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia. It is where the Rhine and the Ruhr rivers meet. About 500,000 people live in Duisburg.

References[change | change source]

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