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 3,000/km2 (7,900/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.

References[change | change source]

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