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 of airms o Giessen
Coat 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
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total88,546
 • Density1,200/km2 (3,200/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. "Bevölkerungsstand am 31.12.2018". Hessisches Statistisches Landesamt (in German). Julie 2019.
  2. "Gießen: Städtepartnerschaften" (in German). Stadt Gießen. Archived frae the original on 13 Apryle 2013. Retrieved 1 August 2013. Unknown parameter |trans_title= ignored (help)
  3. "Netanya - Twin Cities". Netanya Municipality. Archived frae the original on 1 Februar 2013. Retrieved 1 August 2013.
  4. "Twin Towns in Hampshire". Www3.hants.gov.uk. Retrieved 6 November 2009.