Wesel facts for kids
|Town subdivisions||5 Quarters|
|Mayor||Ulrike Westkamp (SPD)|
|Area||122.53 km2 (47.31 sq mi)|
|Elevation||23 m (75 ft)|
|Population||60,958 (31 December 2009)|
|- Density||497 /km2 (1,289 /sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)|
|Postal codes||46483 - 46487|
|Area codes||0 28 1|
|Location of the town of Wesel within Wesel district|
It has been a city since 1241.
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97% of Wesel was destroyed before it was finally taken by Allied troops in 1945
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