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Recklinghausen
Town Hall of Recklinghausen.
Town Hall of Recklinghausen.
Coat of arms of Recklinghausen
Administration
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Münster
District Recklinghausen
Basic statistics
Area 66.4 km2 (25.6 sq mi)
Elevation 85 m  (279 ft)
Population 121,521  (31 December 2006)
 - Density 1,830 /km2 (4,740 /sq mi)
Other information
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plate RE
Postal codes 45601–45665
Area code 02361
Website www.recklinghausen.de

Recklinghausen is a city in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia, belonging to the Ruhr area. It has about 120,000 inhabitants.


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