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Coat of arms of Wesel
Coat of arms
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Düsseldorf
District Wesel
Subdivisions 5 Quarters
 • Mayor Ulrike Westkamp (SPD)
 • Total 122.53 km2 (47.31 sq mi)
Elevation 23 m (75 ft)
Population (2009-12-31)
 • Total 60,958
 • Density 497.494/km2 (1,288.50/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 46483 - 46487
Dialling codes 0 28 1
Vehicle registration WES
Website www.wesel.de

Wesel is a city in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia. Wesel is near to Duisburg and belongs to the Ruhr area. It has about 60,000 inhabitants.

It has been a city since 1241.