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Mainz Old Town View from the citadel (2003)
Mainz Old Town View from the citadel (2003)
Coat of arms of Mainz
Coat of arms
Mainz is located in Germany
Coordinates: 50°0′N 8°16′E / 50.000°N 8.267°E / 50.000; 8.267Coordinates: 50°0′N 8°16′E / 50.000°N 8.267°E / 50.000; 8.267
Country Germany
State Rhineland-Palatinate
District Urban district
Founded 13 BC
Subdivisions 15 boroughs
 • Lord Mayor Michael Ebling (SPD)
 • Total 97.75 km2 (37.74 sq mi)
Elevation 85-285 m (−900 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 209,779
 • Density 2,100/km2 (5,600/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 55001-55131
Dialling codes 06131, 06136
Vehicle registration MZ

Mainz is a German city. It is the capital of the state of Rhineland-Palatinate.

Mainz is on the left side of the river Rhine, on the right side is the city Wiesbaden. Mainz has about 203,000 people. Its main economic product is wine. It has an oceanic climate (Cfb in the Koeppen climate classification).

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Mainz has some universities:

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