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Erfurt is locatit in Germany
Erfurt
Erfurt
Coordinates: 50°59′0″N 11°2′0″E / 50.98333°N 11.03333°E / 50.98333; 11.03333Coordinates: 50°59′0″N 11°2′0″E / 50.98333°N 11.03333°E / 50.98333; 11.03333
Kintra Germany
State Thuringie
Destrict Urban destrict
First mentioned 742
Govrenment
 • Laird Mayor Andreas Bausewein (SPD)
 • Governing parties SPD / The Left / Greens
Aurie
 • Total 269.17 km2 (103.93 sq mi)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Tot 210,118
 • Density 780/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 99001-99198
Diallin codes 0361
Vehicle registration EF

Erfurt (German pronunciation: [ˈɛʁfʊʁt] ( listen)[2]) is the caipital ceety o Thuringie an the main ceety nearest tae the geografical centre o modren Germany, locatit 100 kilometres (62 miles) sooth-wast o Leipzig, 150 km (93 miles) north o Nuremberg an 180 km (112 miles) sooth east o Hanover.

Twin touns[eedit | eedit soorce]

Erfurt is twinned wi:[3]

  • Israel Haifa, Israel, syne 2000
  • Fowkrepublic o Cheenae Xuzhou, Fowkrepublic o Cheenae, syne 2005
  • Mali Kati, Mali, syne 2011[5]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden, Gemeinschaftsfreie Gemeinde, erfüllende/beauftragende Gemeinden, Verwaltungsgemeinschaft/Mitgliedsgemeinden in Thüringen". Thüringer Landesamt für Statistik (in German). July 2016. 
  2. Mangold, Max (2005). "Erfurt". Das Aussprachewörterbuch. Mannheim, Leipzig, Wien, Zürich: Duden Verlag. p. 311. ISBN 978-3-411-04066-7. Retrieved 2011-06-22. 
  3. City of Erfurt (ed.). "Parterstädte | Erfurt.de" (in German). Retrieved 2014-07-06. 
  4. "Kalisz Official Website - Twin Towns" (in Polish). Retrieved 2008-11-29. 
  5. - Kati (Mali)