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Solingen

city in North Rhine-Westphalia of Germany

Solingen is a city in Germany, in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia. It is near Düsseldorf and Wuppertal.

Solingen
Müngstener Brücke
Müngstener Brücke
Coat of arms of Solingen
Coat of arms
Location of Solingen
Solingen is located in Germany
Solingen
Solingen
Solingen is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
Solingen
Solingen
Coordinates: 51°10′0″N 07°05′0″E / 51.16667°N 7.08333°E / 51.16667; 7.08333Coordinates: 51°10′0″N 07°05′0″E / 51.16667°N 7.08333°E / 51.16667; 7.08333
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionDüsseldorf
DistrictUrban district
Government
 • Lord MayorFranz Haug (CDU)
Area
 • Total89.54 km2 (34.57 sq mi)
Elevation
53-276 m (−853 ft)
Population
 (2006-06-30)
 • Total163,263
 • Density1,800/km2 (4,700/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
42601-42719
Dialling codes0212
Vehicle registrationSG
Websitewww.solingen.de

Solingen has about 165,000 inhabitants.

ReferencesEdit

  1. https://www.destatis.de/DE/ZahlenFakten/LaenderRegionen/Regionales/Gemeindeverzeichnis/Administrativ/Aktuell/05Staedte.html.
  2. "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.