Krefeld

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Krefeld
Castle Linn at Night
Castle Linn at Night
Flag of Krefeld
Coat of arms of Krefeld
Location of Krefeld
Krefeld is located in Germany
Krefeld
Krefeld
Krefeld is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
Krefeld
Krefeld
Coordinates: 51°20′0″N 06°34′0″E / 51.33333°N 6.56667°E / 51.33333; 6.56667Coordinates: 51°20′0″N 06°34′0″E / 51.33333°N 6.56667°E / 51.33333; 6.56667
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionDüsseldorf
Districturban district
Government
 • Lord mayorGregor Kathstede (CDU)
Area
 • Total137.68 km2 (53.16 sq mi)
Elevation
39 m (128 ft)
Population
 (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total226,812
 • Density1,600/km2 (4,300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
47701-47839
Dialling codes02151
Vehicle registrationKR
Websitewww.krefeld.de

Krefeld (until November 25, 1925 - Crefeld) is a city in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia, near Düsseldorf.

Krefeld has about 235,000 inhabitants.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Amtliche Bevölkerungszahlen" (in German). Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW. Retrieved 2018-02-24.
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