Giessen, spelled Gießen in German (German pronunciation: [ˈɡiːsən]), is a toun in the German federal state (Bundesland) o Hesse, caipital o both the destrict o Giessen an the admeenistrative region o Giessen.

Giessen
Varsity o Giessen
Coat o airms o Giessen
Coat o airms
Giessen is locatit in Germany
Giessen
Giessen
Location o Giessen athin Giessen destrict
Landkreis Gießen Gießen.png
Coordinates: 50°35′0″N 8°40′0″E / 50.58333°N 8.66667°E / 50.58333; 8.66667Coordinates: 50°35′0″N 8°40′0″E / 50.58333°N 8.66667°E / 50.58333; 8.66667
KintraGermany
StateHesse
Admin. regionGiessen
DestrictGiessen
Govrenment
 • Laird MayorDietlind Grabe-Bolz (SPD)
Area
 • Total72.56 km2 (28.02 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Tot86,543
 • Density1,200/km2 (3,100/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
35390–35398
Diallin codes0641, 06403
Vehicle registrationGI

Internaitional relationsEedit

Twin touns — sister ceetiesEedit

Giessen is twinned wi:[2]

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Bevölkerung der hessischen Gemeinden". Hessisches Statistisches Landesamt (in German). January 2018.
  2. "Gießen: Städtepartnerschaften" (in German). Stadt Gießen. Archived frae the oreeginal on 2013-04-13. Retrieved 2013-08-01. Unknown parameter |trans_title= ignored (help)
  3. "Netanya - Twin Cities". Netanya Municipality. Archived frae the oreeginal on 2013-02-01. Retrieved 2013-08-01.
  4. "Twin Towns in Hampshire". Www3.hants.gov.uk. Retrieved 2009-11-06.