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Where is Oberhausen

Oberhausen is a city in the North Rhine-Westphalia state of Germany. It is located in the western part of the country, in the Ruhr area. Oberhausen is situated north of Duisburg and west of Essen. The city has a history tied to the coal and steel industries, common in the Ruhr region, and it has undergone significant transformation in recent years, developing into a cultural and commercial center. Oberhausen is known for the CentrO shopping mall, the Gasometer Oberhausen exhibition space, and the Industrial Heritage Trail.

Oberhausen Location Map, Germany


StateNorth Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. regionDüsseldorf
DistrictUrban district
Coordinates51°29′48″N 06°52′14″E
Area77.04 km2 (29.75 sq mi)
Elevation78 m (256 ft)
Population 208,752
Density2,700/km2 (7,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes46001-46149
Dialling codes208
Vehicle registrationOB
Websitewww.oberhausen (de)