Germany - North Rhine-Westphalia

Census Results

2011-05-09 17,538,251

General Information

Official name North Rhine-Westphalia
Official name [native] Nordrhein-Westfalen
Capital Düsseldorf
Capital [native] Düsseldorf
ISO code de-05
Statistical agency Information und Technik Nordrhein-Westfalen

Administrative units

coderegierungsbezirkcapitalarea (sq.km.)population
1997-12-31
admin.
population
2007-12-31
admin.
population
2011-12-31
admin.
051Düsseldorf, RegierungsbezirkDüsseldorf5,291.135,287,9035,208,2885,077,103
053Köln, RegierungsbezirkKöln7,364.484,226,1074,391,0624,299,064
055Münster, RegierungsbezirkMünster6,911.272,590,8472,614,3612,572,221
057Detmold, RegierungsbezirkDetmold6,523.162,031,2862,059,1982,027,126
059Arnsberg, RegierungsbezirkArnsberg8,007.523,824,9723,723,7123,569,424
 total 34,097.5617,961,11517,996,62117,544,938
source: 1997/2007 - Landesdatenbank.
source: 2011 census - Statistisches Bundesamt Deutschland.
note: end 2011 data based on 2011 census results.

Expanded administrative units

coderegierungsbezirk
kreis
gemeinde
capitalarea (sq.km.)population
1997-12-31
admin.
population
2007-12-31
admin.
population
2011-12-31
admin.
051Düsseldorf, RegierungsbezirkDüsseldorf5,291.135,287,9035,208,2885,077,103
05111Düsseldorf, StadtDüsseldorf217.41571,222581,122589,649
05112Duisburg, StadtDuisburg232.83530,882496,665487,470
05113Essen, StadtEssen210.34610,280582,140565,900
05114Krefeld, StadtKrefeld137.75246,689236,516221,864
05116Mönchengladbach, StadtMönchengladbach170.45266,689260,018254,834
05117Mülheim an der Ruhr, StadtMülheim an der Ruhr91.28175,754168,925166,804
05119Oberhausen, StadtOberhausen77.10223,642217,108210,256
05120Remscheid, StadtRemscheid74.60121,116113,935110,132
05122Solingen, StadtSolingen89.54165,040162,575155,080
05124Wuppertal, StadtWuppertal168.39378,257356,420342,570
05154Kleve, KreisKleve1,232.10291,979308,928301,171
05154004Bedburg-Hau 61.30 13,11712,608
05154008Emmerich am Rhein, Stadt 80.12 29,71629,944
05154012Geldern, Stadt 96.91 33,92732,889
05154016Goch, Stadt 115.38 34,00332,750
05154020Issum 54.68 12,03811,848
05154024Kalkar, Stadt 88.23 14,05513,705
05154028Kerken 58.01 12,88512,521
05154032Kevelaer, Stadt 100.48 28,16827,553
05154036Kleve, Stadt 97.75 49,25447,622
05154040Kranenburg 76.92 9,92710,164
05154044Rees, Stadt 109.67 22,57721,402
05154048Rheurdt 30.01 6,7416,685
05154052Straelen, Stadt 74.04 15,71015,350
05154056Uedem 60.97 8,4578,136
05154060Wachtendonk 48.14 7,8157,856
05154064Weeze 79.49 10,53810,138
05158Mettmann, KreisMettmann407.10504,659502,045477,919
05158004Erkrath, Stadt 26.86 46,95743,812
05158008Haan, Stadt 24.21 29,32329,794
05158012Heiligenhaus, Stadt 27.47 27,31225,479
05158016Hilden, Stadt 25.96 56,18054,500
05158020Langenfeld (Rheinland), Stadt 41.15 59,07556,989
05158024Mettmann, Stadt 42.53 39,85737,874
05158026Monheim am Rhein, Stadt 23.05 43,35340,254
05158028Ratingen, Stadt 88.72 92,25586,882
05158032Velbert, Stadt 74.91 86,12181,192
05158036Wülfrath, Stadt 32.24 21,61221,143
05162Rhein-Kreis Neuss, KreisNeuss576.52440,173444,515437,732
05162004Dormagen, Stadt 85.49 63,53062,312
05162008Grevenbroich, Stadt 102.51 64,30461,374
05162012Jüchen 71.87 22,81522,177
05162016Kaarst, Stadt 37.40 42,00141,941
05162020Korschenbroich, Stadt 55.26 33,34532,026
05162022Meerbusch, Stadt 64.39 54,15254,378
05162024Neuss, Stadt 99.53 151,449151,070
05162028Rommerskirchen 60.07 12,91912,454
05166Viersen, KreisViersen563.26292,557303,331295,982
05166004Brüggen 61.25 16,20915,486
05166008Grefrath 30.98 15,87614,915
05166012Kempen, Stadt 68.81 36,20334,937
05166016Nettetal, Stadt 83.86 42,34141,429
05166020Niederkrüchten 67.07 15,37215,049
05166024Schwalmtal 48.11 19,31818,965
05166028Tönisvorst, Stadt 44.33 30,19229,551
05166032Viersen, Stadt 91.08 75,77474,974
05166036Willich, Stadt 67.77 52,04650,676
05170Wesel, KreisWesel1,042.46468,964474,045459,740
05170004Alpen 59.56 12,92912,769
05170008Dinslaken, Stadt 47.68 70,05367,743
05170012Hamminkeln, Stadt 164.37 27,65026,372
05170016Hünxe 106.81 13,64113,517
05170020Kamp-Lintfort, Stadt 63.15 39,17737,166
05170024Moers, Stadt 67.69 107,111103,831
05170028Neukirchen-Vluyn, Stadt 43.48 28,21427,134
05170032Rheinberg, Stadt 75.16 31,98230,836
05170036Schermbeck 110.73 13,69513,376
05170040Sonsbeck 55.41 8,6238,655
05170044Voerde (Niederrhein), Stadt 53.49 38,06236,891
05170048Wesel, Stadt 122.53 61,33760,227
05170052Xanten, Stadt 72.40 21,57121,223
053Köln, RegierungsbezirkKöln7,364.484,226,1074,391,0624,299,064
05314Bonn, StadtBonn141.22303,857316,416307,530
05315Köln, StadtKöln405.17964,329995,3971,013,665
05316Leverkusen, StadtLeverkusen78.87162,638161,345159,373
05334Städteregion AachenAachen707.13550,472568,959541,521
05334002Aachen, Stadt 160.87246,881259,030238,665
05334004Alsdorf, Stadt 31.67 46,01546,434
05334008Baesweiler, Stadt 27.77 28,23426,405
05334012Eschweiler, Stadt 75.88 55,72954,651
05334016Herzogenrath, Stadt 33.40 47,41246,601
05334020Monschau, Stadt 94.62 12,80912,042
05334024Roetgen 39.02 8,2038,336
05334028Simmerath 111.01 15,62215,026
05334032Stolberg (Rhld.), Stadt 98.50 58,29456,044
05334036Würselen, Stadt 34.39 37,61137,317
05358Düren, KreisDüren941.39260,967270,725258,524
05358004Aldenhoven 44.13 14,14513,745
05358008Düren, Stadt 85.00 92,94588,567
05358012Heimbach, Stadt 64.96 4,5614,397
05358016Hürtgenwald 88.05 8,8198,647
05358020Inden 35.93 7,1356,935
05358024Jülich, Stadt 90.39 33,56531,909
05358028Kreuzau 41.73 17,97117,196
05358032Langerwehe 41.46 14,12613,410
05358036Linnich, Stadt 65.43 13,76712,665
05358040Merzenich 37.92 9,8229,842
05358044Nideggen, Stadt 65.06 10,7919,860
05358048Niederzier 63.46 14,30513,672
05358052Nörvenich 66.21 11,19410,466
05358056Titz 68.51 8,5148,260
05358060Vettweiß 83.15 9,0658,953
05362Rhein-Erft-KreisBergheim704.61446,344464,209452,792
05362004Bedburg, Stadt 80.33 24,85922,988
05362008Bergheim, Stadt 96.34 62,72258,749
05362012Brühl, Stadt 36.12 44,56343,483
05362016Elsdorf, Stadt 66.17 21,36820,820
05362020Erftstadt, Stadt 119.89 50,97249,172
05362024Frechen, Stadt 45.10 49,64550,141
05362028Hürth, Stadt 51.22 56,37955,581
05362032Kerpen, Stadt 113.92 64,69863,569
05362036Pulheim, Stadt 72.15 53,75253,208
05362040Wesseling, Stadt 23.37 35,25135,081
05366Euskirchen, KreisEuskirchen1,248.73184,318192,973187,801
05366004Bad Münstereifel, Stadt 150.83 18,85017,431
05366008Blankenheim 148.62 8,5078,607
05366012Dahlem 95.21 4,2044,210
05366016Euskirchen, Stadt 139.49 55,44655,437
05366020Hellenthal 137.83 8,4868,207
05366024Kall 66.07 11,92911,336
05366028Mechernich, Stadt 136.46 27,57926,736
05366032Nettersheim 94.35 7,9337,550
05366036Schleiden, Stadt 121.67 13,67512,995
05366040Weilerswist 57.17 16,29015,604
05366044Zülpich, Stadt 101.03 20,07419,688
05370Heinsberg, KreisHeinsberg627.98242,608256,850248,161
05370004Erkelenz, Stadt 117.35 44,78143,066
05370008Gangelt 48.73 11,71911,437
05370012Geilenkirchen, Stadt 83.23 28,26526,351
05370016Heinsberg, Stadt 92.21 41,33540,949
05370020Hückelhoven, Stadt 61.27 39,66638,774
05370024Selfkant 42.08 10,2739,919
05370028Übach-Palenberg, Stadt 26.11 25,08824,208
05370032Waldfeucht 30.27 9,3438,715
05370036Wassenberg, Stadt 42.41 16,96116,929
05370040Wegberg, Stadt 84.32 29,41927,813
05374Oberbergischer KreisGummersbach918.85282,997286,801272,287
05374004Bergneustadt, Stadt 37.89 20,19018,842
05374008Engelskirchen 63.03 20,41019,375
05374012Gummersbach, Stadt 95.42 52,46749,838
05374016Hückeswagen, Stadt 50.53 16,15515,218
05374020Lindlar 85.88 22,52821,162
05374024Marienheide 54.96 13,69313,666
05374028Morsbach 55.96 11,36610,462
05374032Nümbrecht 71.78 17,39316,693
05374036Radevormwald, Stadt 53.86 23,42622,377
05374040Reichshof 114.66 19,94618,855
05374044Waldbröl, Stadt 63.32 19,56718,929
05374048Wiehl, Stadt 53.26 26,09025,307
05374052Wipperfürth, Stadt 118.30 23,57021,563
05378Rheinisch-Bergischer KreisBergisch Gladbach437.32271,818278,345277,816
05378004Bergisch Gladbach, Stadt 83.09 105,840109,026
05378008Burscheid, Stadt 27.33 18,87118,099
05378012Kürten 67.29 19,96319,481
05378016Leichlingen (Rheinland), Stadt 37.26 27,48027,400
05378020Odenthal 39.87 15,73614,795
05378024Overath, Stadt 68.88 27,08126,788
05378028Rösrath, Stadt 38.80 27,13027,446
05378032Wermelskirchen, Stadt 74.80 36,24434,781
05382Rhein-Sieg-KreisSiegburg1,153.21555,759599,042579,594
05382004Alfter 34.78 22,86822,992
05382008Bad Honnef, Stadt 48.17 24,96524,653
05382012Bornheim, Stadt 82.69 48,47046,320
05382016Eitorf 69.90 19,75018,750
05382020Hennef (Sieg), Stadt 105.89 45,57344,937
05382024Königswinter, Stadt 76.17 41,22640,081
05382028Lohmar, Stadt 65.62 31,20729,624
05382032Meckenheim, Stadt 34.84 24,67923,555
05382036Much 78.06 15,10714,074
05382040Neunkirchen-Seelscheid 50.62 20,90219,744
05382044Niederkassel, Stadt 35.79 37,02536,528
05382048Rheinbach, Stadt 69.72 26,77926,534
05382052Ruppichteroth 61.96 10,86210,222
05382056Sankt Augustin, Stadt 34.22 55,84454,100
05382060Siegburg, Stadt 23.46 39,56338,809
05382064Swisttal 62.22 18,32617,578
05382068Troisdorf, Stadt 62.20 74,94072,584
05382072Wachtberg 49.68 20,09319,614
05382076Windeck 107.22 20,86318,895
055Münster, RegierungsbezirkMünster6,911.272,590,8472,614,3612,572,221
05512Bottrop, StadtBottrop100.61121,308118,597117,074
05513Gelsenkirchen, StadtGelsenkirchen104.85287,728264,765257,994
05515Münster, StadtMünster302.92265,443272,951293,393
05554Borken, KreisBorken1,419.66348,389370,196364,093
05554004Ahaus, Stadt 151.24 38,67938,443
05554008Bocholt, Stadt 119.37 73,56071,233
05554012Borken, Stadt 152.70 41,20741,491
05554016Gescher, Stadt 80.82 17,17316,837
05554020Gronau (Westf.), Stadt 78.74 46,62845,622
05554024Heek 69.33 8,4398,362
05554028Heiden 53.39 8,1948,056
05554032Isselburg, Stadt 42.73 11,25310,937
05554036Legden 56.28 6,7946,946
05554040Raesfeld 57.82 10,97711,106
05554044Reken 78.55 14,26714,344
05554048Rhede, Stadt 78.84 19,39719,112
05554052Schöppingen 68.81 8,0857,169
05554056Stadtlohn, Stadt 79.10 20,66920,130
05554060Südlohn 45.55 9,0098,914
05554064Velen 70.56 13,09013,011
05554068Vreden, Stadt 135.83 22,77522,380
05558Coesfeld, KreisCoesfeld1,112.03206,930221,381215,031
05558004Ascheberg 106.32 15,05315,040
05558008Billerbeck, Stadt 91.36 11,62411,448
05558012Coesfeld, Stadt 141.36 36,56735,777
05558016Dülmen, Stadt 184.83 47,31546,178
05558020Havixbeck 53.18 11,83011,601
05558024Lüdinghausen, Stadt 140.54 24,20023,581
05558028Nordkirchen 52.41 10,5869,704
05558032Nottuln 85.67 20,27619,206
05558036Olfen, Stadt 52.43 12,28712,075
05558040Rosendahl 94.48 10,92310,477
05558044Senden 109.45 20,72019,944
05562Recklinghausen, KreisRecklinghausen760.44662,511639,811617,831
05562004Castrop-Rauxel, Stadt 51.67 76,87674,323
05562008Datteln, Stadt 66.09 36,01634,543
05562012Dorsten, Stadt 171.20 78,54776,518
05562014Gladbeck, Stadt 35.91 75,99774,045
05562016Haltern am See, Stadt 158.50 38,01837,216
05562020Herten, Stadt 37.33 63,71361,178
05562024Marl, Stadt 87.65 89,73584,680
05562028Oer-Erkenschwick, Stadt 38.67 30,48330,727
05562032Recklinghausen, Stadt 66.43 120,536115,648
05562036Waltrop, Stadt 46.99 29,89028,953
05566Steinfurt, KreisSteinfurt1,792.95423,479445,019433,820
05566004Altenberge 62.53 10,10410,041
05566008Emsdetten, Stadt 71.90 35,76635,275
05566012Greven, Stadt 140.14 35,74734,710
05566016Hörstel, Stadt 107.54 19,89819,652
05566020Hopsten 99.78 7,7327,602
05566024Horstmar, Stadt 44.75 6,6226,448
05566028Ibbenbüren, Stadt 108.56 51,40250,644
05566032Ladbergen 52.34 6,3876,375
05566036Laer 35.03 6,3306,487
05566040Lengerich, Stadt 90.77 22,34021,843
05566044Lienen 73.33 8,7478,551
05566048Lotte 37.65 13,54913,758
05566052Metelen 40.23 6,4136,409
05566056Mettingen 40.60 12,25311,796
05566060Neuenkirchen 48.30 14,06613,674
05566064Nordwalde 51.28 9,5229,346
05566068Ochtrup, Stadt 105.63 19,41418,971
05566072Recke 53.62 11,77911,275
05566076Rheine, Stadt 144.86 76,54672,942
05566080Saerbeck 59.02 7,1897,144
05566084Steinfurt, Stadt 111.41 34,45033,376
05566088Tecklenburg, Stadt 70.37 9,4138,806
05566092Westerkappeln 85.78 11,37010,931
05566096Wettringen 57.53 7,9807,764
05570Warendorf, KreisWarendorf1,317.81275,059281,641272,985
05570004Ahlen, Stadt 123.13 54,34352,036
05570008Beckum, Stadt 111.39 37,17036,106
05570012Beelen 31.35 6,3666,270
05570016Drensteinfurt, Stadt 106.42 15,38815,132
05570020Ennigerloh, Stadt 125.22 20,32219,614
05570024Everswinkel 68.93 9,4389,320
05570028Oelde, Stadt 102.63 29,57328,877
05570032Ostbevern 89.50 10,75510,625
05570036Sassenberg, Stadt 78.08 14,33113,924
05570040Sendenhorst, Stadt 96.68 13,29812,873
05570044Telgte, Stadt 90.70 19,34518,828
05570048Wadersloh 117.03 12,93712,400
05570052Warendorf, Stadt 176.75 38,37536,980
057Detmold, RegierungsbezirkDetmold6,523.162,031,2862,059,1982,027,126
05711Bielefeld, StadtBielefeld257.91323,678324,912327,199
05754Gütersloh, KreisGütersloh968.23335,230354,239350,814
05754004Borgholzhausen, Stadt 55.90 8,7218,716
05754008Gütersloh, Stadt 112.00 96,38394,290
05754012Halle (Westf.), Stadt 69.34 21,17721,148
05754016Harsewinkel, Stadt 100.59 24,22023,785
05754020Herzebrock-Clarholz 79.28 16,16115,815
05754024Langenberg 38.31 8,1968,215
05754028Rheda-Wiedenbrück, Stadt 86.68 46,71046,661
05754032Rietberg, Stadt 110.31 28,84128,571
05754036Schloß Holte-Stukenbrock, Stadt 67.47 26,19026,352
05754040Steinhagen 56.22 19,93820,183
05754044Verl, Stadt 71.36 24,94924,877
05754048Versmold, Stadt 85.44 21,20420,864
05754052Werther (Westf.), Stadt 35.33 11,54911,337
05758Herford, KreisHerford450.41252,717252,949249,947
05758004Bünde, Stadt 59.30 44,85445,406
05758008Enger, Stadt 41.24 20,09220,380
05758012Herford, Stadt 79.16 65,01965,008
05758016Hiddenhausen 23.87 20,36119,721
05758020Kirchlengern 33.78 16,42416,058
05758024Löhne, Stadt 59.51 41,03139,661
05758028Rödinghausen 36.27 10,1399,785
05758032Spenge, Stadt 40.35 15,23714,797
05758036Vlotho, Stadt 76.93 19,79219,131
05762Höxter, KreisHöxter1,201.42155,151151,277144,891
05762004Bad Driburg, Stadt 115.30 19,36418,538
05762008Beverungen, Stadt 98.09 14,63213,685
05762012Borgentreich, Stadt 138.94 9,4149,071
05762016Brakel, Stadt 173.92 17,30616,746
05762020Höxter, Stadt 158.16 32,02030,112
05762024Marienmünster, Stadt 64.36 5,5235,314
05762028Nieheim, Stadt 79.71 6,7876,508
05762032Steinheim, Stadt 75.69 13,54813,008
05762036Warburg, Stadt 168.84 23,98623,521
05762040Willebadessen, Stadt 128.41 8,6978,388
05766Lippe, KreisDetmold1,246.19362,807357,582347,729
05766004Augustdorf 42.18 9,7219,598
05766008Bad Salzuflen, Stadt 100.05 54,30052,303
05766012Barntrup, Stadt 59.46 9,1598,977
05766016Blomberg, Stadt 99.10 16,80515,621
05766020Detmold, Stadt 129.39 73,58373,717
05766024Dörentrup 49.79 8,5178,169
05766028Extertal 92.49 12,55211,787
05766032Horn-Bad Meinberg, Stadt 90.15 18,18417,312
05766036Kalletal 112.42 15,12214,069
05766040Lage, Stadt 76.04 35,75334,761
05766044Lemgo, Stadt 100.85 41,86740,949
05766048Leopoldshöhe 36.93 16,14815,837
05766052Lügde, Stadt 88.64 10,81610,105
05766056Oerlinghausen, Stadt 32.69 16,98816,699
05766060Schieder-Schwalenberg, Stadt 60.04 9,1778,904
05766064Schlangen 75.97 8,8908,921
05770Minden-Lübbecke, KreisMinden1,152.21319,116319,401310,932
05770004Bad Oeynhausen, Stadt 64.80 49,11648,360
05770008Espelkamp, Stadt 84.16 25,59324,743
05770012Hille 102.99 16,45116,000
05770016Hüllhorst 44.73 13,56213,143
05770020Lübbecke, Stadt 65.05 26,04425,426
05770024Minden, Stadt 101.08 83,02879,940
05770028Petershagen, Stadt 211.95 26,45025,915
05770032Porta Westfalica, Stadt 105.18 35,66035,483
05770036Preußisch Oldendorf, Stadt 68.79 13,20312,671
05770040Rahden, Stadt 137.35 16,01915,540
05770044Stemwede 166.13 14,27513,711
05774Paderborn, KreisPaderborn1,246.79282,587298,838295,614
05774004Altenbeken 76.22 9,4739,286
05774008Bad Lippspringe, Stadt 51.01 15,25615,051
05774012Borchen 77.28 13,52713,122
05774016Büren, Stadt 170.99 21,82521,627
05774020Delbrück, Stadt 157.28 30,15530,451
05774024Hövelhof 70.74 15,90015,779
05774028Lichtenau, Stadt 192.57 11,13010,498
05774032Paderborn, Stadt 179.60 144,181143,174
05774036Salzkotten, Stadt 109.80 24,92824,541
05774040Bad Wünnenberg, Stadt 161.30 12,46312,085
059Arnsberg, RegierungsbezirkArnsberg8,007.523,824,9723,723,7123,569,424
05911Bochum, StadtBochum145.66397,152381,542362,585
05913Dortmund, StadtDortmund280.71595,945586,909571,403
05914Hagen, StadtHagen160.35209,989193,748187,333
05915Hamm, StadtHamm226.26181,704183,065176,474
05916Herne, StadtHerne51.41178,291168,454154,887
05954Ennepe-Ruhr-KreisSchwelm408.44351,465338,466325,145
05954004Breckerfeld, Stadt 58.78 9,3929,029
05954008Ennepetal, Stadt 57.43 31,44030,241
05954012Gevelsberg, Stadt 26.29 32,26331,112
05954016Hattingen, Stadt 71.40 56,60854,241
05954020Herdecke, Stadt 22.40 25,20522,800
05954024Schwelm, Stadt 20.50 29,53428,225
05954028Sprockhövel, Stadt 47.80 25,74825,367
05954032Wetter (Ruhr), Stadt 31.47 28,67827,909
05954036Witten, Stadt 72.37 99,59896,221
05958HochsauerlandkreisMeschede1,960.15284,378273,898265,199
05958004Arnsberg, Stadt 193.72 75,62474,125
05958008Bestwig 69.48 11,59611,498
05958012Brilon, Stadt 229.16 26,81425,690
05958016Eslohe (Sauerland) 113.35 9,2149,023
05958020Hallenberg, Stadt 65.35 4,5024,521
05958024Marsberg, Stadt 182.22 21,48720,232
05958028Medebach, Stadt 126.05 8,0687,923
05958032Meschede, Stadt 218.50 31,75730,637
05958036Olsberg, Stadt 118.00 15,59614,941
05958040Schmallenberg, Stadt 303.10 25,83125,277
05958044Sundern (Sauerland), Stadt 193.27 29,24928,365
05958048Winterberg, Stadt 147.95 14,16012,967
05962Märkischer KreisLüdenscheid1,059.05459,776441,704422,614
05962004Altena, Stadt 44.31 19,66118,079
05962008Balve, Stadt 74.77 12,07811,709
05962012Halver, Stadt 77.37 17,20016,413
05962016Hemer, Stadt 67.57 37,61035,658
05962020Herscheid 58.93 7,4677,305
05962024Iserlohn, Stadt 125.51 96,11294,367
05962028Kierspe, Stadt 71.63 17,77216,265
05962032Lüdenscheid, Stadt 86.73 77,36173,568
05962036Meinerzhagen, Stadt 115.19 21,45220,974
05962040Menden (Sauerland), Stadt 86.06 57,20754,292
05962044Nachrodt-Wiblingwerde 29.00 6,9606,652
05962048Neuenrade, Stadt 54.11 12,20912,120
05962052Plettenberg, Stadt 96.31 27,39726,134
05962056Schalksmühle 38.20 11,54810,727
05962060Werdohl, Stadt 33.36 19,67018,351
05966Olpe, KreisOlpe712.14138,898140,973136,144
05966004Attendorn, Stadt 97.95 24,81824,426
05966008Drolshagen, Stadt 67.11 12,24411,803
05966012Finnentrop 104.42 18,20817,097
05966016Kirchhundem 148.63 12,62912,020
05966020Lennestadt, Stadt 135.59 27,55926,348
05966024Olpe, Stadt 85.88 25,58124,762
05966028Wenden 72.56 19,93419,688
05970Siegen-Wittgenstein, KreisSiegen1,132.89299,014288,441276,227
05970004Bad Berleburg, Stadt 275.52 20,27519,616
05970008Burbach 79.72 14,70914,443
05970012Erndtebrück 70.98 7,4707,255
05970016Freudenberg, Stadt 54.60 18,57018,013
05970020Hilchenbach, Stadt 81.12 16,10915,315
05970024Kreuztal, Stadt 71.07 31,66130,792
05970028Bad Laasphe, Stadt 135.95 14,87914,094
05970032Netphen, Stadt 137.39 24,50023,296
05970036Neunkirchen 39.81 14,02213,810
05970040Siegen, Stadt 114.69 105,04999,230
05970044Wilnsdorf 72.04 21,19720,363
05974Soest, KreisSoest1,327.75302,174307,159296,540
05974004Anröchte 73.79 10,75210,402
05974008Bad Sassendorf 63.44 11,62511,486
05974012Ense 51.07 12,77012,261
05974016Erwitte, Stadt 89.31 15,88215,647
05974020Geseke, Stadt 97.46 20,81020,700
05974024Lippetal 126.58 12,48311,923
05974028Lippstadt, Stadt 113.60 66,97165,861
05974032Möhnesee 123.47 11,41811,035
05974036Rüthen, Stadt 158.11 10,89410,577
05974040Soest, Stadt 85.81 48,52646,644
05974044Warstein, Stadt 157.93 28,00825,766
05974048Welver 85.60 12,66312,190
05974052Werl, Stadt 76.35 32,13830,565
05974056Wickede (Ruhr) 25.23 12,21911,483
05978Unna, KreisUnna542.71426,186419,353394,873
05978004Bergkamen, Stadt 44.84 51,66148,892
05978008Bönen 38.02 18,96018,057
05978012Fröndenberg/Ruhr, Stadt 56.21 22,45820,806
05978016Holzwickede 22.36 17,30516,754
05978020Kamen, Stadt 40.93 45,49443,765
05978024Lünen, Stadt 59.20 88,83285,554
05978028Schwerte, Stadt 56.20 49,13246,518
05978032Selm, Stadt 60.34 27,39825,827
05978036Unna, Kreisstadt 88.53 67,66259,145
05978040Werne, Stadt 76.08 30,45129,555
 total 34,097.5617,961,11517,996,62117,544,938
source: 1997/2007 - Landesdatenbank.
source: 2011 census - Statistisches Bundesamt Deutschland.
note: end 2011 data based on 2011 census results.

Main cities

namepopulation
2000-12-31
admin.
population
2007-12-31
admin.
population
2011-12-31
admin.
Köln [Cologne]962,884995,3971,013,665
Düsseldorf569,364581,122589,649
Dortmund588,994586,909571,403
Essen595,243582,140565,900
Duisburg514,915496,665487,470
Bochum391,147381,542362,585
Wuppertal366,434356,420342,570
Bielefeld321,758324,912327,199
Bonn302,247316,416307,530
Münster265,609272,951293,393
Gelsenkirchen278,695264,765257,994
Mönchengladbach263,014260,018254,834
Aachen244,386259,030238,665
Krefeld239,916236,516221,864
Oberhausen222,151217,108210,256
Hagen203,151193,748187,333
Hamm182,427183,065176,474
Mülheim an der Ruhr172,862168,925166,804
Leverkusen161,047161,345159,373
Solingen164,973162,575155,080
Herne174,529168,454154,887
Neuss150,013151,449151,070
Paderborn139,084144,181143,174
Bottrop120,611118,597117,074
Recklinghausen124,785120,536115,648
Remscheid119,287113,935110,132
Bergisch Gladbach105,693105,840109,026
Moers107,062107,111103,831
Siegen108,476105,04999,230
source: 2000/2007 - Landesdatenbank.
source: 2011 census - Statistisches Bundesamt Deutschland.
note: end 2011 data based on 2011 census results.