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Coat of arms of Hattingen
Coordinates 51°23′57″N 7°11′09″E / 51.39917°N 7.18583°E / 51.39917; 7.18583
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Arnsberg
District Ennepe-Ruhr-Kreis
Mayor Dr. Dagmar Goch (SPD)
Basic statistics
Area 71.40 km2 (27.57 sq mi)
Elevation 60 - 306 m
Population 57,295  (31 December 2006)
 - Density 802 /km2 (2,078 /sq mi)
Other information
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plate EN
Postal codes 45525 – 45527 – 45529
Area code 02324
Website www.hattingen.de
Picture of the Hattinger Altstadt

Hattingen an der Ruhr is a city about 60.000 people in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia in Germany. It belongs to the Ruhr area. It lies south of Bochum and Essen. Very famous is its Altstadt.

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