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
Coat of arms of Niederzier
Coat of arms
Location of Niederzier within Düren district
Düren (district)North Rhine-WestphaliaRhein-Erft-KreisEuskirchen (district)Rhein-Kreis NeussHeinsberg (district)AachenAachen (district)BelgiumHeimbachKreuzauNideggenVettweißDürenJülichLangerweheTitzMerzenichAldenhovenHürtgenwaldNörvenichIndenNiederzierLinnichNiederzier in DN.svg
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Niederzier is located in Germany
Niederzier
Niederzier
Niederzier is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
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
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionCologne
DistrictDüren
Subdivisions7
Government
 • MayorHartmut Nimmerrichter (SPD)
Area
 • Total63 km2 (24 sq mi)
Elevation
100 m (300 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total14,033
 • Density220/km2 (580/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
52382
Dialling codes02428
Vehicle registrationDN
Websitewww.niederzier.de
Niederzier Church St. Cäcilia

PersonalitiesEdit

  • 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

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden Nordrhein-Westfalens am 31. Dezember 2018" (in German). Landesbetrieb Information und Technik NRW. Retrieved 10 July 2019.