Gera is the third-lairgest ceety in Thuringie, Germany, locatit 55 kilometres (34 miles) sooth o Leipzig, 75 km (47 miles) east o Erfurt an 120 km (75 miles) wast o Dresden. Thegither wi the neighbour-ceeties Chemnitz, Zwickau an Plauen it furms a polycentric auld-industrial textile an metal production region wi mair than 1 million indwallers, while the ceety itself haes a population o 95,000.

Gera
A view of Gera.
A view of Gera.
Coat o airms o Gera
Coat o airms
Gera is locatit in Germany
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Gera
Location o Gera within Thuringie
Location map G in Thuringia.svg
Coordinates: 50°52′50″N 12°05′00″E / 50.88056°N 12.08333°E / 50.88056; 12.08333Coordinates: 50°52′50″N 12°05′00″E / 50.88056°N 12.08333°E / 50.88056; 12.08333
KintraGermany
StateThuringie
DestrictUrban destrict
First mentioned995
Govrenment
 • Laird MayorJulian Vonarb
Area
 • Total151.93 km2 (58.66 sq mi)
Elevation
205 m (673 ft)
Population
 (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Tot96,011
 • Density630/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
07545–07557
Diallin codes0365, 0336695
Vehicle registrationG
Wabsteidwww.gera.de

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  1. "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden, Gemeinschaftsfreie Gemeinde, erfüllende/beauftragende Gemeinden, Verwaltungsgemeinschaft/Mitgliedsgemeinden in Thüringen". Thüringer Landesamt für Statistik (in German). July 2016.
  2. Thüringer Landesamt für Statistik. "Population of Thuringia by district". Retrieved 2007-08-10.