city in the Bremen federated state, Germany
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Bremen is a city in north Germany. It is the capital of the State of Bremen.
|Coordinates: 53°5′N 8°48′E / 53.083°N 8.800°ECoordinates: 53°5′N 8°48′E / 53.083°N 8.800°E|
|Subdivisions||5 boroughs, 19 districts, 88 subdistricts|
|• First mayor||Carsten Sieling (SPD)|
|• Governing parties||SPD / Greens|
|• City||326.73 km2 (126.15 sq mi)|
|• Metro||11,627 km2 (4,489 sq mi)|
|Elevation||12 m (39 ft)|
|• Density||1,700/km2 (4,500/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+01:00 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+02:00 (CEST)|
|Vehicle registration||HB (with 1 to 2 letters and 1 to 4 digits)|
About 545,000 live in Bremen. It has an oceanic climate (Cfb in the Koeppen climate classification).
The city's official name today includes the name Hansestadt (hanseatic city) in memory of its history, where it has been important part in the hanseatic league. The architecture of the city and the region as well is influenced by this historic period.
Other hanseatic cities today are: Hamburg, Rostock, Wismar, Stralsund, Lübeck, Greifswald and Demmin.
- ↑ "Bevölkerungsentwicklung im Land Bremen 4. Quartal 2021" (PDF) (PDF) (in German). Statistisches Landesamt Bremen. June 2022.
- ↑ The carsign HB with 1 letter and 4 digits is reserved for vehicle registration in Bremerhaven.