Krefeld

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Krefeld
Castle Linn at Night
Castle Linn at Night
Coat of arms of Krefeld
Coat of arms
Krefeld is located in Germany
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
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Düsseldorf
District urban district
Government
 • Lord Mayor Gregor Kathstede (CDU)
Area
 • Total 137.68 km2 (53.16 sq mi)
Elevation 39 m (128 ft)
Population (2005)
 • Total 238,031
 • Density 1,700/km2 (4,500/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 47701-47839
Dialling codes 02151
Vehicle registration KR
Website www.krefeld.de

Krefeld is a city in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia, near Düsseldorf.

Krefeld has about 235,000 inhabitants.

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