Herford

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Herford
Town Hall
Town Hall
Flag of Herford
Flag
Coat of arms of Herford
Coat of arms
Location of Herford within Herford district
Herford in HF.svg
Herford is located in Germany
Herford
Herford
Herford is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
Herford
Herford
Coordinates: 52°8′0″N 8°41′0″E / 52.13333°N 8.68333°E / 52.13333; 8.68333Coordinates: 52°8′0″N 8°41′0″E / 52.13333°N 8.68333°E / 52.13333; 8.68333
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionDetmold
DistrictHerford
Founded789
Subdivisions12
Government
 • MayorTim Kähler (SPD)
Area
 • Total79.16 km2 (30.56 sq mi)
Elevation
56-240 m (−731 ft)
Population
 (2016-12-31)[2]
 • Total66,514
 • Density840/km2 (2,200/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
32049, 32051, 32052
Dialling codes05221
Vehicle registrationHF
Websitewww.herford.de

Herford is a town in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia. It was founded in 789.

Herford has about 67,000 inhabitants.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Alle politisch selbständigen Gemeinden mit ausgewählten Merkmalen am 31.12.2018 (4. Quartal)". DESTATIS. Archived from the original on 10 March 2019. Retrieved 10 March 2019.
  2. "Amtliche Bevölkerungszahlen" (in German). Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW. Retrieved 2018-02-24.

Other websites[change | change source]

  • Media related to Herford at Wikimedia Commons