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Frankfurt am Main

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Frankfurt am Main is located in Germany
Frankfurt am Main
Frankfurt am Main
Coordinates: 50°6′42.5″N 8°41′09.4″E / 50.111806°N 8.685944°E / 50.111806; 8.685944Coordinates: 50°6′42.5″N 8°41′09.4″E / 50.111806°N 8.685944°E / 50.111806; 8.685944
Kintra Germany
State Hesse
Admin. region Darmstadt
Destrict Urban district
Foondit 1st century
Subdivisions 16 aurie destricts (Ortsbezirke)
46 ceety destricts (Stadtteile)
Government
 • Laird Mayor Peter Feldmann (SPD)
 • Governing parties CDU / Greens
Area
 • City 248.31 km2 (95.87 sq mi)
Elevation 112 m (367 ft)
Population (2011-12-31)[1]
 • City 691,518
 • Density 2,800/km2 (7,200/sq mi)
 • Urban 2,895,000
 • Metro 5,600,000
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 60001-60599, 65901-65936
Diallin codes 069, 06109, 06101
Vehicle registration F
Website www.frankfurt.de

Frankfurt is a ceety in Germany, an the biggest ceety in the state o Hesse.

Frankfurt, thegither wi its suburbs, forms the Rhine-Main metropolitan aurie, wi a population jaloused tae be aboot 1.8 million (Frankfurt: 670,000 in 2008). Rhine-Main is ane o the lairgest metropolitan auries in Europe.

The stock exchynge is ane o the lairgest in Europe (Frankfurt stock exchynge). This, thegither wi its financial an business sectors, haes turned Frankfurt intae ane o the major transportation naves o the warld. Frankfurt is listit as the fowert major global ceety.

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