Bockenheim (Frankfurt am Main)

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Bockenheim
Coat of arms of Bockenheim
Coat of arms
Location of Bockenheim
Bockenheim is located in Germany
Bockenheim
Bockenheim
Bockenheim is located in Hesse
Bockenheim
Bockenheim
Coordinates: 50°07′26″N 08°38′21″E / 50.12389°N 8.63917°E / 50.12389; 8.63917Coordinates: 50°07′26″N 08°38′21″E / 50.12389°N 8.63917°E / 50.12389; 8.63917
CountryGermany
StateHesse
Admin. regionDarmstadt
DistrictUrban district
TownFrankfurt am Main
Area
 • Total5.401 km2 (2.085 sq mi)
Population
(2007-12-31)
 • Total33,067
 • Density6,100/km2 (16,000/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
60486, 60487
Dialling codes069
Vehicle registrationF
Websitewww.frankfurt.de

Bockenheim is a city district of Frankfurt am Main, Germany. It is part of the Ortsbezirk Innenstadt II.

Bockenheim lies west of central Frankfurt and is the third largest district by population in Frankfurt after Sachsenhausen and the Nordend with approximately 35,000 inhabitants.

Bockenheim is bordered by the Goethe University, the Senckenberg museum and the Frankfurt Trade Fair in the south. The Bockenheimer Depot was the central tram depot, built around 1900, which is now a theatre, a venue of the Städtische Bühnen Frankfurt. Bockenheim also houses the global headquarters of the Hesse Bundesbank