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Nuremberg (German: Nürnberg [ˈnʏɐ̯nbɛɐ̯k], no tae be ramfeeselt wi Nürburg) is a ceety in the German state o Bavarie, in the admeenistrative region o Middle Franconie. It is situatit on the Pegnitz river an the Rhine–Main–Danube Canal an is Franconie's lairgest ceety. It is locatit aboot 170 kilometres north o Munich, at 49.27° N 11.5° E. The population (as o Januar 2006) is 500,132. The urban aurie o Nuremberg haes 1.2 million indwallers.

Nuremberg Castle
Banner o Nuremberg
Coat o airms o Nuremberg
Coat o airms
Nuremberg is locatit in Germany
Coordinates: 49°27′N 11°5′E / 49.450°N 11.083°E / 49.450; 11.083Coordinates: 49°27′N 11°5′E / 49.450°N 11.083°E / 49.450; 11.083
Kintra Germany
State Bavarie
Admin. region Middle Franconie
Destrict Urban destrict
 • Mayor Ulrich Maly (SPD)
 • City 186.46 km2 (71.99 sq mi)
Population (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Ceety 511,628
 • Density 2,700/km2 (7,100/sq mi)
 • Urban 763,854 (includes Erlangen, Fürth an Schwabach)
 • Metro 3,500,000
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 90000-90491
Diallin codes 0911, 09122, 09129
Vehicle registration N

Internaitional relationsEedit

Twin touns / Sister ceetiesEedit

Nuremberg is twinned wi:

Pairtner ceetiesEedit

Apairt frae the offeecial twin touns (sister ceeties), thare are a nummer wi which Nuremberg maintains "cordial relations":[4]

Thare is an aa economic co-operation wi ither regions or touns, such as:


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  4. "Befreundete Kommunen". Official Web site of the city of Nuremberg (in German). Nuremberg Office for International Relations. Retrieved 2009-04-18.