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Coesfeld

town in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

Coesfeld is a town in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany and the capital of Coesfeld county.

Coesfeld
Coat of arms of Coesfeld
Coat of arms
Location of Coesfeld
Coesfeld is located in Germany
Coesfeld
Coesfeld
Coesfeld is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
Coesfeld
Coesfeld
Coordinates: 51°57′N 7°10′E / 51.950°N 7.167°E / 51.950; 7.167Coordinates: 51°57′N 7°10′E / 51.950°N 7.167°E / 51.950; 7.167
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionMünster
DistrictCoesfeld
Subdivisions2
Government
 • MayorHeinz Öhmann (CDU)
Area
 • Total141.36 km2 (54.58 sq mi)
Elevation
89 m (292 ft)
Population
 (2016-12-31)[2]
 • Total36,374
 • Density260/km2 (670/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
48653
Dialling codes02541
Vehicle registrationCOE
Websitewww.coesfeld.de

Nepomucenum and St.-Pius-Gymnasium are highschools in Coesfeld.

HistoryEdit

Coesfeld was founded by the holy Ludgerus. Coesfeld has been a town since 1197.

Big villages in county Coesfeld:

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Alle politisch selbständigen Gemeinden mit ausgewählten Merkmalen am 31.12.2018 (4. Quartal)". DESTATIS. Archived from the original on 10 March 2019. Retrieved 10 March 2019.
  2. "Amtliche Bevölkerungszahlen" (in German). Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW. Retrieved 2018-02-24.

Other websitesEdit

  Media related to Coesfeld at Wikimedia Commons