Delbrück

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For the surname, see Delbrück (surname).
Delbrück
Town centre of Delbrück
Town centre of Delbrück
Flag of Delbrück
Flag
Coat of arms of Delbrück
Coat of arms
Delbrück   is located in Germany
Delbrück
Delbrück
Coordinates: 51°46′00″N 08°34′00″E / 51.76667°N 8.56667°E / 51.76667; 8.56667Coordinates: 51°46′00″N 08°34′00″E / 51.76667°N 8.56667°E / 51.76667; 8.56667
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Detmold
District Paderborn
Subdivisions 10
Government
 • Mayor Werner Peitz (Ind.)
Area
 • Total 157.26 km2 (60.72 sq mi)
Elevation 77-114 m (−297 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 30,542
 • Density 190/km2 (500/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 33129
Dialling codes 05250
02944 Westenholz
05294 Steinhorst
Vehicle registration PB
Website www.stadt-delbrueck.de

Delbrück (German pronunciation: [ˈdɛlbʁʏk]) is a town in the east of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, located in the district Paderborn.

History[edit]

The first document[specify] mentioning the town dates from 1219. In 1410 the town was destroyed by fire during a conflict between the bishop of Paderborn and the bishop of Cologne.

Subdivisions[edit]

Subdivisions Population[2]
(30 June 2011)
Area
(in km²)
Admin Delbrueck PB.svg
Anreppen 1,336 9.89
Bentfeld 1,358 8.09
Boke 2,592 16.12
Delbrück 11,417 20.40
Hagen[note 1] 2,389 18.56
Lippling[note 2] 2,143 15.48
Ostenland 3,025 21.80
Schöning[note 2] 1,292 7.08
Steinhorst[note 2] 769 8,15
Westenholz 3,693 31.75
Total 30,014 157.32

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Hagen comprises Nordhagen and Sudhagen
  2. ^ a b c Lippling, Schöning, and Steinhorst were subdivisions of the former municipality of Westerloh

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Amtliche Bevölkerungszahlen". Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW (in German). 31 July 2013. 
  2. ^ Delbrück City Council: Citizens brochure for Delbrück 2011-12

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