Herne, Germany

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Herne, Germany
Coat of arms of Herne, Germany
Coat of arms
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Arnsberg
District Urban district
Subdivisions 4 Stadtbezirke mit
13 Ortsteilen
Government
 • Lord Mayor Horst Schiereck (SPD)
Area
 • Total 51.41 km2 (19.85 sq mi)
Elevation 65 m (213 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 155,851
 • Density 3,031.53/km2 (7,851.6/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 44601-44653
Dialling codes 02323 und 02325
Vehicle registration HER
Website www.herne.de

Herne is a German city, in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, belonging to the Ruhr area. It is part of the Arnsberg Government Region

It has about 170,000 inhabitants.

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