Krefeld (German pronunciation: [ˈkʁeːfɛlt]), kent as Crefeld till 1929, is a ceety in North Rhine-Westphalie, Germany. It is locatit northwast o Düsseldorf, its centre lyin juist a few kilometres tae the wast o the River Rhine; the burgh o Uerdingen is situatit directly on the Rhine. Krefeld is accessed bi the autobahns A57 (Cologne - Nijmegen) an the A44 (Aachen - Düsseldorf - Dortmund - Kassel)

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Krefeld is locatit in Germany
Krefeld
Krefeld
Coordinates: 51°20′0″N 06°34′0″E / 51.33333°N 6.56667°E / 51.33333; 6.56667Coordinates: 51°20′0″N 06°34′0″E / 51.33333°N 6.56667°E / 51.33333; 6.56667
KintraGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalie
Admin. regionDüsseldorf
Destricturban destrict
Govrenment
 • Laird MayorGregor Kathstede (CDU)
Aurie
 • Total137.68 km2 (53.16 sq mi)
Elevation
39 m (128 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Tot227,020
 • Density1,600/km2 (4,300/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
47701-47839
Diallin codes02151
Vehicle registrationKR
Wabsteidwww.krefeld.de

Sister CeetiesEedit

Kintra Ceety Coonty / Destrict / Region / State Date
  Netherlands   Venlo   Venlo 1964
  Ingland Leicester   Leicestershire 1969
  Fraunce 25px Dunkirk   Nord 1974
  Netherlands   Leiden   Sooth Holland 1974
  Unitit States Charlotte   North Carolina 1986
  Germany   Beeskow   Brandenburg 1990
  Roushie   Ulyanovsk   Ulyanovsk Oblast 1993
  Turkey Kayseri Kayseri Province 2009

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden Nordrhein-Westfalens am 31. Dezember 2018" (in German). Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW. Retrieved 10 July 2019.

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