Rothenburgsort

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Rothenburgsort
Quarter of Hamburg
Flat buildings at Vierländer Damm street.
Flat buildings at Vierländer Damm street.
Location of Rothenburgsort in Hamburg
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Rothenburgsort is located in Germany
Rothenburgsort
Rothenburgsort
Rothenburgsort is located in Hamburg
Rothenburgsort
Rothenburgsort
Coordinates: 53°32′6″N 10°2′26″E / 53.53500°N 10.04056°E / 53.53500; 10.04056Coordinates: 53°32′6″N 10°2′26″E / 53.53500°N 10.04056°E / 53.53500; 10.04056
CountryGermany
StateHamburg
CityHamburg
Area
 • Total7.4 km2 (2.9 sq mi)
Population
(2016-12-31)
 • Total9,137
 • Density1,200/km2 (3,200/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Dialling codes040
Vehicle registrationHH

Rothenburgsort (About this soundGerman pronunciation ) is a quarter (German: Stadtteil) in the Hamburg-Mitte borough of the Free and Hanseatic city of Hamburg in northern Germany. In 2016, the population was 9,137.

History[edit]

Memorial to victims of the Bombing of Hamburg in World War II

Geography[edit]

The quarter is situated in the south-east center of Hamburg. It borders with the Hamburg quarters of Billbrook, Hammerbrook, Hamm-Süd, HafenCity, Veddel, and Wilhelmsburg in the Hamburg-Mitte borough; Moorfleet, Spadenland, and Tatenberg in the Bergedorf borough.

Demographics[edit]

In 2006 the population of the Rothenburgsort quarter was 8660 with 15.8% being children under the age of 18, and 16.7% being 65 years of age or older. Resident aliens were 27.5% of the population. 552 people were registered as unemployed. The population density was 1,165/km2 (3,017/sq mi).[1]

In 1999 there were 4,324 households out of which 20.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them and 48.3% of all households were made up of individuals. The average household size was 2.05.[2]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Residents registration office, source: statistical office of Hamburg and Schleswig-Holstein (2006)
  2. ^ Source: statistical office of Hamburg and Schleswig-Holstein (1999)

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Media related to Rothenburgsort at Wikimedia Commons