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Wesel
Willibrordi-Dom in Wesel
Willibrordi-Dom in Wesel
Coat of arms of Wesel
Administration
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Düsseldorf
District Wesel
Town subdivisions 5
Basic statistics
Area 122.617 km2 (47.343 sq mi)
Elevation 23 m  (75 ft)
Population {{{Einwohner or  population}}}
Other information
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plate WES, DIN, MO
Postal codes 46483, 46485, 46487
Area codes 02 81
0 28 03 (Büderich)
0 28 59 (Bislich)
Website www.wesel.de
Location of the town of Wesel within Wesel district
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Wesel is a city in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia. Wesel is near to Duisburg and belongs to the Ruhr area. It has about 60,000 inhabitants.

It has been a city since 1241.


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