Niederzier

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Niederzier
Coat of arms of Niederzier
Coat of arms
Niederzier   is located in Germany
Niederzier
Niederzier
Coordinates: 50°52′59″N 06°28′00″E / 50.88306°N 6.46667°E / 50.88306; 6.46667Coordinates: 50°52′59″N 06°28′00″E / 50.88306°N 6.46667°E / 50.88306; 6.46667
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Cologne
District Düren
Government
 • Mayor Hartmut Nimmerrichter (SPD)
Area
 • Total 63 km2 (24 sq mi)
Elevation 100 m (300 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 13,915
 • Density 220/km2 (570/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 52382
Dialling codes 02428
Vehicle registration DN
Website www.niederzier.de

Niederzier is a municipality in the district of Düren in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is located approximately 10 km north of Düren, and 10 km south-east of Jülich.

Niederzier Church St. Cäcilia

Personalities[edit]

  • Viktor Schroeder (1922-2011), industrialist, patron and honorary citizen
  • Karl Lauterbach (born 1963), doctor and politician (SPD), since 2005 Bundestag deputy
  • Andrea Tillmanns (born 1972), author

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