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Duisburg

city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

Duisburg is a German city in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia. It is where the Rhine and the Ruhr rivers meet. About 500,000 people live in Duisburg.

Duisburg
Schwanentor Bridge
Schwanentor Bridge
Coat of arms of Duisburg
Coat of arms
Location of Duisburg
Duisburg is located in Germany
Duisburg
Duisburg
Duisburg is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
Duisburg
Duisburg
Coordinates: 51°26′6.53″N 6°45′45.69″E / 51.4351472°N 6.7626917°E / 51.4351472; 6.7626917Coordinates: 51°26′6.53″N 6°45′45.69″E / 51.4351472°N 6.7626917°E / 51.4351472; 6.7626917
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionDüsseldorf
DistrictUrban district
Subdivisions7 boroughs, 46 suburbs
Government
 • Lord MayorAdolf Sauerland (CDU)
 • Governing partiesCDU / Greens
Area
 • Total232.8 km2 (89.9 sq mi)
Elevation
31 m (102 ft)
Population
 (2016-12-31)[2]
 • Total499,845
 • Density2,100/km2 (5,600/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
47001–47279
Dialling codes0203
Vehicle registrationDU
Websitewww.duisburg.de

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.