District 9, Düsseldorf

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Stadtbezirk 9
District of Düsseldorf
Park and Schloss Benrath in Düsseldorf-Benrath
Location of District 9 shown in red
Location of District 9 shown in red
Country  Germany
State  North Rhine-Westphalia
City Düsseldorf flag.jpg Düsseldorf
Area
 • Total 36.59 km2 (14.13 sq mi)
Population (December 2009[1])
 • Total 89,163
 • Density 2,437/km2 (6,310/sq mi)
St. Hubertus in Itter
Schloss Mickeln in Himmelgeist

District 9 (German: Stadtbezirk 9) is a southern city district of Düsseldorf, the state capital of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. The district covers an area of 36,59 square kilometres and (as of December 2009) has about 89,000 inhabitants.

The district borders with the Düsseldorf districts 3 and 8 to the North, and 10 to the South. To the East and West the district borders with the rural districts of Kreis Mettmann and Rhein-Kreis Neuss respectively.

Subdivisions[edit]

District 9 is made up of eight Stadtteile (city parts):

# City part Population (2009) Area (km²) Pop. per km²
091 Düsseldorf-Benrath 15,831 5,90 2,683
092 Düsseldorf-Hassels 17,538 4,50 3,897
093 Düsseldorf-Himmelgeist 1,302 4,46 292
094 Düsseldorf-Holthausen 11,846 5,30 2,235
095 Düsseldorf-Itter 1,717 2,61 658
096 Düsseldorf-Reisholz 3,604 1,78 2,025
097 Düsseldorf-Urdenbach 10,490 7,64 1,373
098 Düsseldorf-Wersten 26,788 4,38 6,116
source: Amt für Statistik und Wahlen der Landeshauptstadt Düsseldorf (German)

Places of interest[edit]

Arts, Culture and Entertainment[edit]

Landmarks[edit]

Parks and open spaces[edit]

  • Schlosspark Benrath
  • Südpark
  • Botanic Garden of Düsseldorf University

Transportation[edit]

The district is served by numerous railway stations and highway.[2] Stations include Düsseldorf-Benrath, Düsseldorf-Reisholz and both Düsseldorf Stadtbahn light rail- and Rheinbahn tram-stations. The district can also be reached via Bundesautobahn 46 and 59 as well as Bundesstraße 8 and 228.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Stadtbezirk 9 Archived June 26, 2011, at the Wayback Machine., Landeshauptstadt Düsseldorf, 2009 (German)
  2. ^ Urban rail-transitmap Düsseldorf-Meerbusch Archived December 23, 2010, at the Wayback Machine., Verkehrsverbund Rhein-Ruhr

External links[edit]

Media related to Districts of Düsseldorf at Wikimedia Commons


Coordinates: 51°10′40″N 6°51′28″E / 51.17778°N 6.85778°E / 51.17778; 6.85778