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Castle Linn at Night
Castle Linn at Night
Coat of arms of Krefeld
Coordinates 51°20′N 06°34′E / 51.33333°N 6.56667°E / 51.33333; 6.56667
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Düsseldorf
District Urban district
Lord Mayor Gregor Kathstede (CDU)
Basic statistics
Area 137.68 km2 (53.16 sq mi)
Elevation 39 m  (128 ft)
Population 238,031  (23 November 2005)
 - Density 1,729 /km2 (4,478 /sq mi)
Other information
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plate KR
Postal codes 47701-47839
Area code 02151

Krefeld is a city in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia, near Düsseldorf.

Krefeld has about 235,000 inhabitants.

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