Siegen

city in the Siegen-Wittgenstein district, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

Siegen is a city in the German state North Rhine-Westphalia. It has about 110,000 inhabitants and a university.

Siegen
Flag of Siegen
Coat of arms of Siegen
Gliederung des Stadtgebiets
Stadtgliederung Siegen.png
Siegen is located in Germany
Siegen
Siegen
Siegen is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
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Siegen
Coordinates: 50°53′N 8°1′E / 50.883°N 8.017°E / 50.883; 8.017Coordinates: 50°53′N 8°1′E / 50.883°N 8.017°E / 50.883; 8.017
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionArnsberg
DistrictSiegen-Wittgenstein
Subdivisions6 Stadtbezirke mit 23 Stadtteilen
Government
 • MayorSteffen Mues (CDU)
Area
 • Total114.67 km2 (44.27 sq mi)
Elevation
250 m (820 ft)
Population
 (2020-12-31)[1]
 • Total101,943
 • Density890/km2 (2,300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
57001 – 57080
Dialling codes0271
Vehicle registrationSI
Websitewww.siegen.de
Oberstadt siegen.jpg

Twin TownsEdit

It has been twinned with the borough of Spandau in Berlin since 1952. Other twin cities are:

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden Nordrhein-Westfalens am 31. Dezember 2020" (in German). Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW. Retrieved 21 June 2021.

Other websitesEdit

  •   Media related to Siegen at Wikimedia Commons