Münster (German pronunciation: [ˈmʏnstɐ] ( listen); Law German: Mönster; Laitin: Monasterium, frae the Greek μοναστήριον monastērion, "monastery") is an independent ceety (Kreisfreie Stadt) in North Rhine-Westphalie, Germany.

Münster
Aerial view o Münster
Aerial view o Münster
Banner o Münster
Banner
Coat o airms o Münster
Coat o airms
Münster is locatit in Germany
Münster
Münster
Coordinates: 51°58′N 7°38′E / 51.967°N 7.633°E / 51.967; 7.633Coordinates: 51°58′N 7°38′E / 51.967°N 7.633°E / 51.967; 7.633
KintraGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalie
Admin. regionMünster
DestrictUrban destrict
Foondit793
Govrenment
 • Laird MayorMarkus Lewe (CDU)
 • Governing partiesCDU
Area
 • Total302.89 km2 (116.95 sq mi)
Population
 (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Tot310,039
 • Density1,000/km2 (2,700/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
48143–48167
Diallin codes0251
 02501 (Hiltrup, Amelsbüren)
 02506 (Wolbeck, Angelmodde)
 02533 (Nienberge)
 02534 (Roxel)
 02536 (Albachten)
Vehicle registrationMS

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Amtliche Bevölkerungszahlen". Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW (in German). 18 July 2016.