Fürth

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Fürth
South part of the city, seen from the "Alte Veste" (Zirndorf)
South part of the city, seen from the "Alte Veste" (Zirndorf)
Coat of arms of Fürth
Coat of arms
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Middle Franconia
District Urban district
Government
 • Lord Mayor Thomas Jung (SPD)
Area
 • Total 63.35 km2 (24.46 sq mi)
Elevation 295 m (968 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)
 • Total 118,358
 • Density 1,868.32/km2 (4,838.9/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 90701 – 90768
Dialling codes 0911
Vehicle registration
Website www.fuerth.de

Fürth is a city in the German state Bavaria, next to Nuremberg (Nürnberg). It has about 118,000 inhabitants. The first German railway connection was between Nürnberg and Fürth.