Düsseldorf (German pronunciation: [ˈdʏsəldɔɐf]) is the caipital ceety o the German state o North Rhine-Westphalie an centre o the Rhine-Ruhr metropolitan region.

Düsseldorf
Top: Düsseldorf-Hafen Bottom row from left: Ständehaus of Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Königsallee and Stadttor
Top: Düsseldorf-Hafen
Bottom row from left: Ständehaus of Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Königsallee and Stadttor
Banner o Düsseldorf
Banner
Coat o airms o Düsseldorf
Coat o airms
Düsseldorf is locatit in Germany
Düsseldorf
Düsseldorf
Location o Düsseldorf athin North Rhine-Westphalie
North rhine w D.svg
Coordinates: 51°14′N 6°47′E / 51.233°N 6.783°E / 51.233; 6.783Coordinates: 51°14′N 6°47′E / 51.233°N 6.783°E / 51.233; 6.783
KintraGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalie
Admin. regionDüsseldorf
DestrictUrban destrict
Subdivisions10 destricts, 49 burghs
Govrenment
 • Laird MayorThomas Geisel (SPD)
 • Governing partiesSPD / Die Grünen
Aurie
 • City217 km2 (84 sq mi)
Elevation
38 m (125 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Ceety619,294
 • Density2,900/km2 (7,400/sq mi)
 • Urban
1,220,000
 • Metro
11,300,000 (Rhein-Ruhr)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
40001-40629
Diallin codes0211
Vehicle registrationD
Wabsteidwww.Duesseldorf.de

Modren Düsseldorf is an important internaitional business an financial centre an an' a' renouned for its fashion an tred fairs.[3][4] Culturally, as a ceety bi the River Rhine, Düsseldorf is a stranghauld for Rhenish carnival celebrations. Ivery year in Julie mair nor 4.5 million fowk veesit the ceety's Größte Kirmes am Rhein funfair.

Even tho it ae ranks the nint amang the ten maist populous ceeties in Germany bi population athin ceety leemits, Düsseldorf is ane o the kintra's five global ceeties.

Internaitional relationsEedit

See also: Leet o twin touns an sister ceeties in Germany

Twin touns - Sister ceetiesEedit

Düsseldorf is twinned wi:[5]

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden Nordrhein-Westfalens am 31. Dezember 2018" (in German). Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW. Retrieved 10 July 2019.
  2. IT.NRW. "Bevölkerung im Regierungsbezirk Düsseldorf" (in German). Retrieved 2009-06-30.
  3. "Communla Administration of Düsseldorf, 28 of July 2008" (PDF). Retrieved 2010-04-16.
  4. "Immobilien Zeitung: ''Mehr Räume für die große Modenschau'' vom 28. August 2008, 1st of March 2009" (PDF). Retrieved 2010-04-16.
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5 5.6 "Twin Towns". www.amazingdusseldorf.com. Retrieved 2009-10-29.
  6. "Town twinning". Reading Borough Council (2000-2006). Retrieved May 6, 2009.
  7. "Twin City acitivities". Haifa Municipality. Archived frae the oreeginal on 2007-10-09. Retrieved 2008-02-14.
  8. "Miasta partnerskie Warszawy". um.warszawa.pl. Biuro Promocji Miasta. 2005-05-04. Retrieved 2008-08-29.