Herne, North Rhine-Westphalia

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Herne
View towards the center of Herne
View towards the center of Herne
Flag of Herne
Flag
Coat of arms of Herne
Coat of arms
Herne  is located in Germany
Herne
Herne
Coordinates: 51°33′0″N 07°13′0″E / 51.55000°N 7.21667°E / 51.55000; 7.21667Coordinates: 51°33′0″N 07°13′0″E / 51.55000°N 7.21667°E / 51.55000; 7.21667
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Arnsberg
District Urban district
Government
 • Mayor Frank Dudda (SPD)
Area
 • Total 51.41 km2 (19.85 sq mi)
Elevation 65 m (213 ft)
Population (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total 156,774
 • Density 3,000/km2 (7,900/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 44601-44653
Dialling codes 02323, 02325
Vehicle registration HER, WAN
Website 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" (in German). Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW. Retrieved 2018-02-24.