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Mariendom and the Severikirche
Mariendom and the Severikirche
Coat of arms of Erfurt
Coordinates 50°59′0″N 11°2′0″E / 50.983333°N 11.033333°E / 50.983333; 11.033333
Country Germany
State Thuringia
District Urban district
City subdivisions 53 districts
Lord Mayor Andreas Bausewein (SPD)
Governing party SPD
Basic statistics
Area 269.17 km2 (103.93 sq mi)
Elevation 158-430 m
Population 202,844  (31 December 2006)
 - Density 754 /km2 (1,952 /sq mi)
Other information
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plate EF
Postal codes 99001-99198
Area code 0361

Erfurt is the Capital city of the state of Thuringia with an area of 269.17 km2 (103.9 sq mi). It has a population of 202,450 people. It has a humid continental climate (Dfb in the Koeppen climate classification).

The Erfurt massacre occurred on 26 April 2002.

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