Charlottenburg

Charlottenburg

[shahr-lot-n-burg; Ger. shahr-lawt-n-boork]
Charlottenburg: see Berlin, Germany.
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Area: 64.72 km²
Inhabitants: 316,198 (2007)
Population density: 4,886 inhabitants per km²
Website: official homepage
Politics
Mayor of Borough: Monika Thiemen (SPD)
Parliament of Borough (BVV): SPD 20, CDU 16, Alliance '90/The Greens 10, FDP 5, The Left Party.PDS 2, The Greys 2 (last election 2006)

Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf is the fourth borough of Berlin, formed in 2001 by merging the former boroughs of Charlottenburg and Wilmersdorf.

The borough was the centre of former West Berlin. The Technical University of Berlin (Technische Universität Berlin), the Berlin University of the Arts (Universität der Künste), the opera Deutsche Oper Berlin, the Charlottenburg Palace and the Olympic Stadium are located in Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf.

Localities

Twin towns

Charlottenburg

Wilmersdorf

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