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Aachen
Panoramic view o Aachen, includin Kaiser-Karls-Gymnasium (foregrund), ceety haw (back centre) an cathedral (back richt)
Panoramic view o Aachen, includin Kaiser-Karls-Gymnasium (foregrund), ceety haw (back centre) an cathedral (back richt)
Banner o Aachen
Banner
Coat o airms o Aachen
Coat o airms
Aachen is locatit in Germany
Aachen
Aachen
Location o Aachen athin Aachen destrict
Aachen in AC (2009).svg
Coordinates: 50°47′N 6°5′E / 50.783°N 6.083°E / 50.783; 6.083Coordinates: 50°47′N 6°5′E / 50.783°N 6.083°E / 50.783; 6.083
Kintra Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalie
Admin. region Cologne
Destrict Aachen
Govrenment
 • Laird Mayor Marcel Philipp (CDU)
 • Governing parties CDU / SPD
Aurie
 • Total 160.85 km2 (62.10 sq mi)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Tot 245,885
 • Density 1,500/km2 (4,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 52062–52080
Diallin codes 0241 / 02405 / 02407 / 02408
Vehicle registration AC / MON

Aachen (German pronunciation: [ˈʔaːxən] ( listen)), an aa kent as Bad Aachen (Ripuarian: Óche, Limburgish: Aoke, French: Aix-la-Chapelle, Dutch: Aken, Latin: Aquisgrana) is a spa toun in North Rhine-Westphalie, Germany, at the fit o the Eifel an Ardennes Plateaus.[2]

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