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Bochum
Bergbaumuseum Bochum Pano.jpg
Coat o airms o Bochum
Bochum is located in Germany
Bochum
Bochum
Coordinates 51°28′55″N 7°12′57″E / 51.48194°N 7.21583°E / 51.48194; 7.21583
Admeenistration
Kintra Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalie
Admin. region Arnsberg
Destrict Urban destrict
Mayor Ottilie Scholz (SPD)
Basic statistics
Aurie 145.4 km2 (56.1 sq mi)
Population 362,213 (31 Dizember 2012)[1]
 - Density 2,491 /km2 (6,452 /sq mi)
Ither information
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plate BO
Postal codes 44701-44894
Aurie codes 0234, 02327
Wabsteid www.bochum.de

Bochum (German pronunciation: [ˈboːxʊm]; Westphalie: Baukem) is a ceety in North Rhine-Westphalie (NRW), wastren Germany. It is locatit in the Ruhr aurie an is surroondit bi the ceeties o Essen, Gelsenkirchen, Herne, Castrop-Rauxel, Dortmund, Witten an Hattingen. Wi a population o nearly 375,000, it is the 16t maist muckle ceety in Germany.

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