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Frankfurt am Main
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Frankfurt am Main is locatit in Germany
Frankfurt am Main
Frankfurt am Main
Kintra Germany
State Hesse
Admin. region Darmstadt
Destrict Urban district
Foondit 1st century
Subdivisions 16 aurie destricts (Ortsbezirke)
46 ceety destricts (Stadtteile)
Govrenment
 • Laird Mayor Peter Feldmann (SPD)
 • Governing parties CDU / Greens
Area
 • Ceety 248.31 km2 (95.87 sq mi)
Elevation 112 m (367 ft)
Population (2011-12-31)[3]
 • Ceety 691,518
 • Density 2,800/km2 (7,200/sq mi)
 • Urban 2,221,910[2]
 • Metro 5,500,000[1]
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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Frankfurt twinned wi, or haes sister city relationships with:

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  1. Regional monitoring 2012, German metropolitan regions
  2. Regional Authority FrankfurtRheinMain - Facts and figures [1] Retrieved 3 November 2014
  3. "Die Bevölkerung der hessischen Gemeinden". Hessisches Statistisches Landesamt (in German). December 2011.