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Neuss is locatit in Germany
Neuss
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Location o Neuss athin Rhein-Kreis Neuss destrict
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Coordinates: 51°12′1″N 6°41′38″E / 51.20028°N 6.69389°E / 51.20028; 6.69389Coordinates: 51°12′1″N 6°41′38″E / 51.20028°N 6.69389°E / 51.20028; 6.69389
KintraGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalie
Admin. regionDüsseldorf
DestrictRhein-Kreis Neuss
Govrenment
 • MayorHerbert Napp (CDU)
Area
 • Total99.48 km2 (38.41 sq mi)
Elevation
30 - 67 m (−190 ft)
Population
 (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Tot155,414
 • Density1,600/km2 (4,000/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
41460-41472
Diallin codes02131, 02137 (Norf), 02182
Vehicle registrationNE
Wabsteidwww.neuss.de

Neuss (German pronunciation: [ˈnɔʏs]; spelled Neuß til 1968; Limburgish: Nüss; Latin: Novaesium) is a ceety in North Rhine-Westphalie, Germany. It is locatit on the wast bank o the Rhine opposite Düsseldorf. Neuss is the lairgest ceety athin the Rhein-Kreis Neuss destrict an awes its prosperity tae its location at the crossin o historic an modren trade routes. It is primarily kent for its historic Roman steids, as well as the annual Neusser Bürger-Schützenfest. In 1984 Neuss celebratit 2000 years syne its foondation. It therefore haulds the title o "Germany's auldest ceety" alangside the ceety o Trier.

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