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The City of Wiesbaden in Germany (in German it’s Wiesbaden)

Brief information about the city, postal codes(ZIPs), phone, area, dialling code, international prefix, local time, population as of 2023.

§ Wiesbaden: brief information about the city

The City of Wiesbaden, in German Wiesbaden, with a population size of about 284'000 people is one of the largest cities of Germany, covering an area of 204 km2, the city is located in the western part of Germany in the federated state of Hesse , the city of Wiesbaden is the capital of the said federated state. The population density of the city is 1'389 people per 1 km2. The city is part of the metropolitan region: Frankfurt/Rhine-Main metropolitan region, with a population size of 5.7 million people. Read more at all metropolitan areas and metropolitan cities of Germany.

§ Wiesbaden population, population density

The table below contains the population statistics for the City of Wiesbaden versus the mean value per 1 city in Germany. This gives an idea of the city size and its population. Population data is sourced from the Federal Statistical Office of Germany.

The population of the city of Wiesbaden in 2023.

Feature Value Mean value per 1 city in Germany
Population size, people 283'083 30'101
Number of men, people 135'153 14'771
Number of women, people 147'930 15'330
City area, km2 204 73
Population density, people per 1 km2 1'389 411

§ Wiesbaden local time

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

Postal code(s) of the City of Wiesbaden

The major postal code in the City of Wiesbaden is 65183 (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: 55246, 55252, 65185, 65187, 65189, 65191, 65193, 65195, 65197, 65199, 65201, 65203, 65205, 65207.


§ City of Wiesbaden on the map

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

For telephone calls to the City of Wiesbaden, use its telephone code 611. For calls around Germany, dial “0” (to access the DLD, domestic long-distance line) prior to the city code, that is 0 611, 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 611 and the subscriber's phone number, for example: 00 49 611 1234123.



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