Langenfeld, Rhineland

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Langenfeld (Rheinland))
Jump to: navigation, search
Langenfeld
Haus Arndt Langenfeld.JPG
Coat of arms of Langenfeld
Coat of arms
Langenfeld is located in Germany
Langenfeld
Langenfeld
Coordinates: 51°7′N 6°57′E / 51.117°N 6.950°E / 51.117; 6.950Coordinates: 51°7′N 6°57′E / 51.117°N 6.950°E / 51.117; 6.950
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Düsseldorf
District Mettmann
Subdivisions 5
Government
 • Mayor Frank Schneider (CDU)
Area
 • Total 41.10 km2 (15.87 sq mi)
Elevation 37-111 m (−327 ft)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total 56,982
 • Density 1,400/km2 (3,600/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 40764
Dialling codes 02173, (02171), (0212)
Vehicle registration ME
Website www.langenfeld.de

Langenfeld is a town in North-Rhine-Westphalia (Germany) in the district of Mettmann. The suburban city is located between Düsseldorf and Cologne. Langenfeld was formed from the two localities of Richrath and Reusrath and received city rights in 1948.

Marktarkaden

International relations[edit]

Langenfeld, Rhineland is twinned with:

Senlis, France, Gostynin, Poland and Batangas City, Philippines.

Stadthalle with Schauplatz

Economics[edit]

Langenfeld has no public debt as of October 3, 2008.

Transportation[edit]

Langenfeld is accessed by nearby highways A 3, A 59 and A 542, as well as the Bundesstrasse (federal route) B8. The mainline railway from Düsseldorf to Cologne runs through the town's area as well. Public transport is provided by the S-Bahn line S6 and various bus lines operating under the umbrella of the VRR.

The nearest airports are Düsseldorf International (approx. 28 km) and Cologne Bonn Airport (approx. 35 km).

Markthalle

References[edit]

External links[edit]