Bockum

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Bockum
Stadtteil of Krefeld
Bockum  is located in Germany
Bockum
Bockum
Coordinates: 51°20′N 6°34′E / 51.333°N 6.567°E / 51.333; 6.567Coordinates: 51°20′N 6°34′E / 51.333°N 6.567°E / 51.333; 6.567
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Düsseldorf
District Urban district
City Krefeld
Population ({{{Stand}}})
 • Total 21,903
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 47800
Dialling codes 02151
Vehicle registration KR
Bockum, church: katholische Pfarrkirche Sankt Gertrudis

Bockum is a northeastern district of Krefeld, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. With its large parks, its advantageous location and high housing comfort, it is one of the most favoured residential areas in the city. The center of Bockum is marked by the neogothic church of St. Gertrudis. In addition, the zoo, the Stadtwald, the Grotenburgstadion and a large swimming facility offer diverse recreational opportunities. The living costs lie in the upper third, with mostly single occupancy housing; the population is considered mostly conservative.

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