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Frankfurt is a ceety in Germany, an the biggest ceety in the state o Hesse.

Frankfurt am Main
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Frankfurt am Main is locatit in Germany
Frankfurt am Main
Frankfurt am Main
Location o Frankfurt am Main athin Hessen
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Coordinates: 50°6′42.5″N 8°41′09.4″E / 50.111806°N 8.685944°E / 50.111806; 8.685944Coordinates: 50°6′42.5″N 8°41′09.4″E / 50.111806°N 8.685944°E / 50.111806; 8.685944
KintraGermany
StateHesse
Admin. regionDarmstadt
DestrictUrban destrict
Foondit1st century
Subdivisions16 aurie destricts (Ortsbezirke)
46 ceety destricts (Stadtteile)
Govrenment
 • Laird MayorPeter Feldmann (SPD)
 • Governing partiesCDU / Greens
Area
 • City248.31 km2 (95.87 sq mi)
Elevation
112 m (367 ft)
Population
 (2016-12-31)[3]
 • Ceety736,414
 • Density3,000/km2 (7,700/sq mi)
 • Urban
2,221,910[2]
 • Metro
5,500,000[1]
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
60001-60599, 65901-65936
Diallin codes069, 06109, 06101
Vehicle registrationF
Wabsteidwww.frankfurt.de

Frankfurt, thegither wi its suburbs, forms the Rhine-Main metropolitan aurie, wi a population jaloused tae be aboot 1.8 million (Frankfurt: 670,000 in 2008). Rhine-Main is ane o the lairgest metropolitan auries in Europe.

The stock exchynge is ane o the lairgest in Europe (Frankfurt stock exchynge). This, thegither wi its financial an business sectors, haes turned Frankfurt intae ane o the major transportation naves o the warld. Frankfurt is listit as the fowert major global ceety.

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Frankfurt twinned wi, or haes sister city relationships with:

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  1. Regional monitoring 2012, German metropolitan regions
  2. Regional Authority FrankfurtRheinMain - Facts and figures [1] Retrieved 3 November 2014
  3. "Bevölkerung der hessischen Gemeinden". Hessisches Statistisches Landesamt (in German). January 2018.