Pulheim is a city in the Rhein-Erft-Kreis, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Pulheim
Coat of arms of Pulheim
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Location of Pulheim within Rhein-Erft-Kreis district
Mettmann (district)Rhein-Erft-KreisNorth Rhine-WestphaliaHeinsberg (district)Rhein-Kreis NeussCologneWesselingRhein-Sieg-KreisDüren (district)Euskirchen (district)PulheimBergheimErftstadtHürthKerpenBedburgBrühlFrechenElsdorfPulheim in BM.svg
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Pulheim is located in Germany
Pulheim
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Pulheim is located in North Rhine-Westphalia
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Pulheim
Coordinates: 51°00′N 6°48′E / 51.000°N 6.800°E / 51.000; 6.800Coordinates: 51°00′N 6°48′E / 51.000°N 6.800°E / 51.000; 6.800
CountryGermany
StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionKöln
DistrictRhein-Erft-Kreis
Subdivisions12
Government
 • MayorFrank Keppeler (CDU)
Area
 • Total72.14 km2 (27.85 sq mi)
Elevation
49 m (161 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total54,071
 • Density750/km2 (1,900/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
50239–50259
Dialling codes02238
02234 (Brauweiler, Dansweiler, Freimersdorf)
Vehicle registrationBM
Websitewww.pulheim.de

Since the 1920s, a large substation of the Rheinisch-Westfälisches Elektrizitätswerk AG (RWE) is located at Pulheim. It is the end of the north south powerline and a large control center for the power grid of the RWE.

In the communal reform of 1975, several previously independent municipalities were added to the municipality Pulheim, which received city rights in 1981.

EducationEdit

The following schools are in Pulheim:

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ReferencesEdit

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

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