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The City of Oldenburg in Germany (in German it’s Oldenburg): brief information about the city, postal codes(ZIPs), phone, area, dialling code, international prefix, local time, population

§ Oldenburg: brief information about the city

The City of Oldenburg, in German Oldenburg, with a population size of about 168'000 people is one of the largest cities of Germany, covering an area of 103 km2, the city is located in the western part of Germany in the federated state of Lower Saxony (The capital of the federated state is the City of Ганновер). The population density of the city is 1'621 people per 1 km2.

§ Oldenburg population, population density

The table below contains the population statistics for the City of Oldenburg versus the mean value per 1 city in Germany. This gives an idea of the city size and its population.

Feature Value Mean value per 1 city in Germany
Population size, people 167'081 29'416
Number of men, people 79'833 14'446
Number of women, people 87'248 14'970
City area, km2 103 71
Population density, people per 1 km2 1'621 413

§ Oldenburg local time

The City of Oldenburg, like all other cities in Germany, has a single time zone, so the exact local time in the City of Oldenburg is the same as in all the cities of Germany:

Postal code(s) of the City of Oldenburg

The major postal code in the City of Oldenburg is 26122 (it consists of 5 digits, like all postal codes in Germany).

However, the following postal codes also apply to the city, depending on the city part: 26121, 26123, 26125, 26127, 26129, 26131, 26133, 26135.


§ City of Oldenburg on the map

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§ City of Oldenburg phone code (or area, dialling code, international prefix)

For telephone calls to the City of Oldenburg, use its telephone code 441. For calls around Germany, dial “0” (to access the DLD, domestic long-distance line) prior to the city code, that is 0 441, and then dial the subscriber's phone number. For calls from other countries, first dial the international access code (which, for example, in UK is: “00”, two zeros), then the code of Germany 49, then the city code 441 and the subscriber's phone number, for example: 00 49 441 1234123.


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