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Dortmund

town in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

Dortmund is a German city in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia. It is part of the Arnsberg Government Region

Dortmund
Coat of arms of Dortmund
Coat of arms
Location of Dortmund
Dortmund is located in Germany
Dortmund
Dortmund
Dortmund is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
Dortmund
Dortmund
Coordinates: 51°31′N 7°28′E / 51.517°N 7.467°E / 51.517; 7.467Coordinates: 51°31′N 7°28′E / 51.517°N 7.467°E / 51.517; 7.467
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionArnsberg
Districturban district
Government
 • Lord MayorUllrich Sierau (SPD)
Area
 • Total280.71 km2 (108.38 sq mi)
Elevation
152 m (499 ft)
Population
 (2006-12)
 • Total585,045
 • Density2,100/km2 (5,400/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
44001-44388
Dialling codes0231, 02304
Vehicle registrationDO
Websitewww.dortmund.de

Dortmund has about 590,000 inhabitants and is in the Ruhr Area. There is a university in Dortmund. The biggest soccer club is Borussia Dortmund.

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.