Braunschweig (German pronunciation: [ˈbʁaʊnʃvaɪk]; Low German: Brunswiek [ˈbrɔˑnsviːk]; Inglis: Brunswick[4]), is a ceety o 247,400 fowk,[3] locatit in the federal-state o Lawer Saxony, Germany. It is locatit north o the Harz muntains at the farthest navigable point o the Oker river, whilk connects tae the North Sea throuch the rivers Aller an Weser.

Braunschweig
Kohlmarkt
Kohlmarkt
Banner o Braunschweig
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Coat of airms o Braunschweig
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Braunschweig is locatit in Germany
Braunschweig
Braunschweig
Location o Braunschweig athin Lawer Saxony
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Coordinates: 52°16′N 10°31′E / 52.267°N 10.517°E / 52.267; 10.517Coordinates: 52°16′N 10°31′E / 52.267°N 10.517°E / 52.267; 10.517
KintraGermany
StateLawer Saxony
DestrictUrban destrict
Foondit9t century
Govrenment
 • Laird MayorUlrich Markurth (SPD)
Area
 • City192.13 km2 (74.18 sq mi)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[2]
 • City248,292
 • Density1,300/km2 (3,300/sq mi)
 • Metro
1,150,000[1]
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
38100–38126
Diallin codes0531, 05307, 05309
Vehicle registrationBS

The offices o the German Federal Bureau of Aircraft Accidents Investigation (BFU) are locatit in Braunschweig.[5]

Internaitional relationsEedit

Braunschweig haes 8 sister ceeties:[6]

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Regionales Energiekonzept für den Großraum Braunschweig" (PDF). Zgb.de. Retrieved 16 August 2012.
  2. Landesamt für Statistik Niedersachsen, LSN-Online Regionaldatenbank, Tabelle 12411: Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes, Stand 31. Dezember 2018.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Bevölkerungsfortschreibung" (in German). Landesbetrieb für Statistik und Kommunikationstechnologie Niedersachsen. December 31, 2009. Accessed March 21, 2011.
  4. "Brunswick" (definition 2), The American Heritage Dictionary p. 245 3d. ed. 1992)
  5. "Location." German Federal Bureau of Aircraft Accidents Investigation. Retrieved on February 21, 2009.
  6. ""Braunschweig und seine Freunde in der Welt"". Braunschweig.de. Retrieved 7 Apryle 2011.

Freemit airtinsEedit

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