Bremerhaven (German pronunciation: [bʁeːmɐˈhaːfən], leeterally "Bremen's harbour", Law German: Bremerhoben) is a ceety at the seaport o the Free Hanseatic Ceety o Bremen, a state o the Federal Republic o Germany. It furms an enclave in the state o Lawer Saxony an is locatit at the mooth o the River Weser on its eastren bank, opposite the toun o Nordenham. Thou a relatively new ceety, it haes a lang history as a trade port an the day is ane o the maist important German ports, playin a crucial role in Germany's trade.

Bremerhaven
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Coat o airms o Bremerhaven
Coat o airms
Bremerhaven is locatit in Germany
Bremerhaven
Bremerhaven
Coordinates: 53°33′0″N 8°35′0″E / 53.55000°N 8.58333°E / 53.55000; 8.58333Coordinates: 53°33′0″N 8°35′0″E / 53.55000°N 8.58333°E / 53.55000; 8.58333
KintraGermany
StateBremen
Foondit1827
Subdivisions2 boroughs wi 9 destricts
Govrenment
 • Laird MayorMelf Grantz (SPD)
Area
 • Total78.867 km2 (30.451 sq mi)
Elevation
2 m (7 ft)
Population
 (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Tot114,025
 • Density1,400/km2 (3,700/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
27501-27580
Diallin codes0471
Vehicle registrationHB (wi 1 letter an 4 deegits)
Wabsteidbremerhaven.de

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Twin touns – Sister ceetiesEedit

Bremerhaven is twinned wi:

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Bevölkerungsstand und Bevölkerungsbewegung am 31.12.2015" (PDF). Statistisches Landesamt Bremen (in German). July 2016.
  2. staff writer. "Einwohnerzahl der Stadt sinkt unter 113.000". Nordsee-Zeitung (in German). |access-date= requires |url= (help)
  3. "National Commission for Decentralised cooperation". Délégation pour l’Action Extérieure des Collectivités Territoriales (Ministère des Affaires étrangères) (in French). Retrieved 2013-12-26.
  4. "Kontakty partnerskie Miasta Szczecin". Urząd Miasta Szczecin (in Polish). Archived frae the oreeginal on 2012-08-18. Retrieved 2013-07-29.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)