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Counties

All counties in the State of North Rhine-Westphalia (Nordrhein-Westfalen).

NameStatusPopulation
estimate
1995-12-31
Population
estimate
2001-12-31
Population
census
2011-05-09
Population
estimate
2013-12-31
 
Nordrhein-Westfalen [North Rhine-Westphalia]State17,893,04518,052,09217,538,25117,571,856
BielefeldCity with County Rights324,066323,373326,870328,864
BochumCity with County Rights400,395390,087362,286361,734
BonnCity with County Rights291,431306,016305,765311,287
BorkenCounty342,688362,834363,755364,271
BottropCity with County Rights120,642120,780117,311116,055
CoesfeldCounty202,218216,805215,269215,282
DortmundCity with County Rights598,840589,240571,143575,944
DuisburgCity with County Rights535,250512,030488,468486,855
DürenCounty258,565271,074258,760258,385
DüsseldorfCity with County Rights571,030570,765586,291598,686
Ennepe-Ruhr-KreisCounty352,069349,988326,049322,731
EssenCity with County Rights614,861591,889566,201569,884
EuskirchenCounty182,177190,581187,940187,437
GelsenkirchenCity with County Rights291,164276,740258,766257,850
GüterslohCounty329,043347,954350,420352,334
HagenCity with County Rights212,003202,060187,944185,996
HammCity with County Rights183,408183,805176,037176,048
HeinsbergCounty238,627252,275248,161248,233
HerfordCounty250,768255,393250,704248,988
HerneCity with County Rights179,897174,018155,160154,417
HochsauerlandkreisCounty283,857281,480266,509261,999
HöxterCounty154,401155,518145,678142,788
KleveCounty288,071301,861300,989302,698
KölnCity with County Rights965,697967,9401,005,7751,034,175
KrefeldCity with County Rights249,606239,559222,247222,058
LeverkusenCity with County Rights162,252160,829158,984160,819
LippeCounty360,471364,990348,681345,374
Märkischer KreisCounty458,221457,079423,819416,240
MettmannCounty504,698509,023477,778476,633
Minden-LübbeckeCounty316,139323,055312,169309,356
MönchengladbachCity with County Rights266,702262,963255,188255,430
Mülheim an der RuhrCity with County Rights176,530172,332166,865166,640
MünsterCity with County Rights265,061267,197289,576299,708
Oberbergischer KreisCounty280,914289,518273,011270,290
OberhausenCity with County Rights224,397221,619210,216209,097
OlpeCounty138,115141,705136,491134,947
PaderbornCounty278,020292,961294,602296,688
RecklinghausenCounty662,931656,053619,382613,878
RemscheidCity with County Rights122,260118,753110,708108,955
Rhein-Erft-KreisCounty442,356458,430451,514456,602
Rheinisch-Bergischer KreisCounty269,541276,525278,183278,440
Rhein-Kreis NeussCounty435,656445,683437,393440,602
Rhein-Sieg-KreisCounty546,670583,051578,252582,280
Siegen-WittgensteinCounty299,336295,787276,834274,904
SoestCounty298,677307,809296,875294,971
SolingenCity with County Rights165,735165,032155,265155,768
Städteregion AachenCounty550,353553,714539,516545,067
SteinfurtCounty416,252437,545433,659434,481
UnnaCounty422,662430,269396,060391,622
ViersenCounty288,450302,795296,175294,921
WarendorfCounty272,534282,286273,477272,623
WeselCounty465,454476,240460,419457,033
WuppertalCity with County Rights381,884364,784342,661343,488

Contents: Cities and Communes

All cities and communes in the State of North Rhine-Westphalia (Nordrhein-Westfalen).

Name StatusCountyPopulation
estimate
1995-12-31
Population
estimate
2001-12-31
Population
census
2011-05-09
Population
estimate
2013-12-31
 
Aachen [Aix-la-Chapelle]CityStädteregion Aachen247,923245,778236,420241,683
AhausCityBorken34,70837,53338,33138,753
AhlenCityWarendorf55,78555,48152,28051,766
AldenhovenCommuneDüren13,24713,91113,74013,611
AlfterCommuneRhein-Sieg-Kreis19,35121,35022,83923,003
AlpenCommuneWesel12,23512,65112,74712,614
AlsdorfCityStädteregion Aachen46,14746,34446,56746,313
AltenaCityMärkischer Kreis24,02621,83118,21817,595
AltenbekenCommunePaderborn8,5719,6389,2969,177
AltenbergeCommuneSteinfurt8,4459,6409,99910,054
AnröchteCommuneSoest10,42910,87710,42210,362
ArnsbergCityHochsauerlandkreis78,97277,39674,38373,501
AschebergCommuneCoesfeld13,96514,92315,10315,070
AttendornCityOlpe23,88824,68824,46324,336
AugustdorfCommuneLippe9,60710,1689,6499,547
Bad BerleburgCitySiegen-Wittgenstein21,28921,13519,75419,236
Bad DriburgCityHöxter19,12219,60818,63918,338
Bad HonnefCityRhein-Sieg-Kreis24,46225,03824,52324,845
Bad LaaspheCitySiegen-Wittgenstein15,57415,39514,18613,977
Bad LippspringeCityPaderborn14,56614,83514,96815,203
Bad MünstereifelCityEuskirchen17,71818,56017,45117,236
Bad OeynhausenCityMinden-Lübbecke49,01449,85048,62348,294
Bad SalzuflenCityLippe55,02955,08852,28552,121
Bad SassendorfCommuneSoest10,80011,31211,47811,615
Bad WünnenbergCityPaderborn11,67012,22112,10512,129
BaesweilerCityStädteregion Aachen25,70727,48526,36326,497
BalveCityMärkischer Kreis11,96712,18311,78911,476
BarntrupCityLippe9,6169,6519,0428,824
BeckumCityWarendorf38,16638,01836,11635,909
BedburgCityRhein-Erft-Kreis23,21924,45723,03722,846
Bedburg-HauCommuneKleve12,31512,36112,60912,689
BeelenCommuneWarendorf5,8006,2496,2846,226
BergheimCityRhein-Erft-Kreis60,61063,59158,92259,272
Bergisch GladbachCityRheinisch-Bergischer Kreis105,478105,569108,878109,425
BergkamenCityUnna51,83852,95549,01148,209
BergneustadtCityOberbergischer Kreis20,77220,80918,79918,835
BestwigCommuneHochsauerlandkreis12,14812,00011,43011,353
BeverungenCityHöxter15,70315,50613,86713,396
BielefeldCity with County RightsBielefeld324,066323,373326,870328,864
BillerbeckCityCoesfeld10,71911,37711,46011,416
BlankenheimCommuneEuskirchen8,2928,7708,6468,414
BlombergCityLippe16,78617,56015,72115,282
BocholtCityBorken70,42472,70171,25670,856
BochumCity with County RightsBochum400,395390,087362,286361,734
BönenCommuneUnna18,81719,34918,01817,980
BonnCity with County RightsBonn291,431306,016305,765311,287
BorchenCommunePaderborn12,33813,08513,18113,196
BorgentreichCityHöxter9,7439,8209,1338,997
BorgholzhausenCityGütersloh8,4638,7598,7188,646
BorkenCityBorken38,67540,58241,61441,386
BornheimCityRhein-Sieg-Kreis40,18046,30446,20746,437
BottropCity with County RightsBottrop120,642120,780117,311116,055
BrakelCityHöxter17,49317,84016,85316,535
BreckerfeldCityEnnepe-Ruhr-Kreis8,8929,2509,0648,915
BrilonCityHochsauerlandkreis27,25827,32025,90925,499
BrüggenCommuneViersen14,92915,87715,48915,469
BrühlCityRhein-Erft-Kreis43,65343,85043,56844,029
BündeCityHerford43,18644,74945,49745,189
BurbachCommuneSiegen-Wittgenstein14,80715,07614,50214,418
BürenCityPaderborn21,61922,19421,72421,548
BurscheidCityRheinisch-Bergischer Kreis18,28919,29318,07818,108
Castrop-RauxelCityRecklinghausen79,16078,47174,62973,751
CoesfeldCityCoesfeld34,74736,26435,81535,813
DahlemCommuneEuskirchen4,1614,2774,1964,172
DattelnCityRecklinghausen37,71237,21034,48134,332
DelbrückCityPaderborn27,70029,42930,41430,828
DetmoldCityLippe73,34373,77173,74373,449
DinslakenCityWesel69,14871,00567,85367,190
DörentrupCommuneLippe8,5878,8248,2298,017
DormagenCityRhein-Kreis Neuss61,15563,29562,20862,498
DorstenCityRecklinghausen80,73581,29376,86075,547
DortmundCity with County RightsDortmund598,840589,240571,143575,944
DrensteinfurtCityWarendorf13,29814,67515,17615,239
DrolshagenCityOlpe12,03912,31311,82711,848
DuisburgCity with County RightsDuisburg535,250512,030488,468486,855
DülmenCityCoesfeld44,27746,92346,38845,870
DürenCityDüren90,27492,29288,78988,953
Düsseldorf [Dusseldorf]City with County RightsDüsseldorf571,030570,765586,291598,686
EitorfCommuneRhein-Sieg-Kreis18,03119,59918,76218,585
ElsdorfCityRhein-Erft-Kreis21,34321,74020,81820,991
Emmerich am RheinCityKleve29,28529,00529,91830,105
EmsdettenCitySteinfurt33,66535,23535,23635,447
EngelskirchenCommuneOberbergischer Kreis20,44220,82919,36819,211
EngerCityHerford18,92520,00720,43920,228
EnnepetalCityEnnepe-Ruhr-Kreis34,22433,55930,40029,825
EnnigerlohCityWarendorf20,55220,78619,66219,526
EnseCommuneSoest10,86912,45912,33612,176
ErftstadtCityRhein-Erft-Kreis48,71750,99849,23049,037
ErkelenzCityHeinsberg42,28143,36442,93142,792
ErkrathCityMettmann49,57248,54743,69043,639
ErndtebrückCommuneSiegen-Wittgenstein8,1167,7897,3157,220
ErwitteCitySoest14,98215,72515,56915,663
EschweilerCityStädteregion Aachen56,17155,25754,67155,026
Eslohe (Sauerland)CommuneHochsauerlandkreis9,3119,3449,0588,892
EspelkampCityMinden-Lübbecke27,00426,88324,80524,604
EssenCity with County RightsEssen614,861591,889566,201569,884
EuskirchenCityEuskirchen52,20554,04755,41455,558
EverswinkelCommuneWarendorf8,6849,2199,3829,391
ExtertalCommuneLippe13,40713,22711,85411,477
FinnentropCommuneOlpe18,29918,56217,17216,958
FrechenCityRhein-Erft-Kreis45,58347,38249,65751,080
FreudenbergCitySiegen-Wittgenstein18,09418,31518,02417,873
Fröndenberg/RuhrCityUnna22,14523,05420,92820,705
GangeltCommuneHeinsberg10,36711,21011,40411,642
GeilenkirchenCityHeinsberg26,54928,13726,24026,626
GeldernCityKleve31,70933,23232,87133,064
GelsenkirchenCity with County RightsGelsenkirchen291,164276,740258,766257,850
GescherCityBorken16,09516,93216,86916,887
GesekeCitySoest19,17020,21920,71820,511
GevelsbergCityEnnepe-Ruhr-Kreis33,76933,55231,22730,949
GladbeckCityRecklinghausen79,60577,46073,97474,011
GochCityKleve31,18633,03332,70833,063
GrefrathCommuneViersen15,44716,04014,94614,760
GrevenCitySteinfurt33,21634,50734,65935,278
GrevenbroichCityRhein-Kreis Neuss63,60465,03961,74161,891
Gronau (Westf.)CityBorken43,52945,29045,49445,998
GummersbachCityOberbergischer Kreis53,14953,35549,95149,665
GüterslohCityGütersloh92,84295,45994,17295,507
HaanCityMettmann29,88829,60729,57429,985
HagenCity with County RightsHagen212,003202,060187,944185,996
HallenbergCityHochsauerlandkreis4,9974,7374,5074,380
Halle (Westf.)CityGütersloh19,50220,72821,02921,167
Haltern am SeeCityRecklinghausen35,58736,95637,31537,266
HalverCityMärkischer Kreis17,16817,62716,47416,218
HammCity with County RightsHamm183,408183,805176,037176,048
HamminkelnCityWesel26,48027,20926,35026,369
HarsewinkelCityGütersloh22,61623,70323,79923,789
HattingenCityEnnepe-Ruhr-Kreis58,65058,02354,25354,358
HavixbeckCommuneCoesfeld10,71111,82811,54311,588
HeekCommuneBorken7,5787,9688,3568,466
HeidenCommuneBorken7,3758,0928,0898,071
HeiligenhausCityMettmann29,48728,40225,56025,419
HeimbachCityDüren4,6134,6594,4064,335
HeinsbergCityHeinsberg39,85241,48340,94940,908
HellenthalCommuneEuskirchen8,7588,7158,2488,011
HemerCityMärkischer Kreis35,93437,35535,22534,678
Hennef (Sieg)CityRhein-Sieg-Kreis38,11543,53444,77045,806
HerdeckeCityEnnepe-Ruhr-Kreis26,27826,00122,90922,572
HerfordCityHerford65,91965,09765,21365,333
HerneCity with County RightsHerne179,897174,018155,160154,417
HerscheidCommuneMärkischer Kreis7,4927,6267,3637,237
HertenCityRecklinghausen69,18366,49561,50560,582
Herzebrock-ClarholzCommuneGütersloh14,89815,94415,90015,857
HerzogenrathCityStädteregion Aachen45,93546,93246,56446,546
HiddenhausenCommuneHerford20,47421,07119,78619,614
HilchenbachCitySiegen-Wittgenstein16,57116,50615,38714,993
HildenCityMettmann55,08656,61554,39054,737
HilleCommuneMinden-Lübbecke15,85716,62216,02715,788
HolzwickedeCommuneUnna17,41417,73916,75516,721
HopstenCommuneSteinfurt6,6427,6437,6317,542
Horn-Bad MeinbergCityLippe18,66418,69617,36417,185
HörstelCitySteinfurt17,40119,60219,66019,491
HorstmarCitySteinfurt6,3876,7096,4966,364
HövelhofCommunePaderborn15,16715,87215,64215,813
HöxterCityHöxter33,56032,99830,16529,523
HückelhovenCityHeinsberg36,75639,30838,92738,709
HückeswagenCityOberbergischer Kreis16,01616,54015,25615,102
HüllhorstCommuneMinden-Lübbecke12,65713,68713,17413,033
HünxeCommuneWesel13,63213,70613,54413,512
HürtgenwaldCommuneDüren8,4748,8808,6558,585
HürthCityRhein-Erft-Kreis52,35154,09555,08257,230
IbbenbürenCitySteinfurt47,42149,48550,56950,438
IndenCommuneDüren7,6247,6366,9367,020
IserlohnCityMärkischer Kreis99,34198,86594,63093,119
IsselburgCityBorken10,64410,97410,92610,701
IssumCommuneKleve11,79312,18111,87611,876
JüchenCommuneRhein-Kreis Neuss22,21622,56922,16222,556
JülichCityDüren32,06133,94031,83432,089
KaarstCityRhein-Kreis Neuss41,78842,37941,90142,165
KalkarCityKleve12,56013,86513,74313,670
KallCommuneEuskirchen11,19411,82911,38311,162
KalletalCommuneLippe15,79115,78614,24913,849
KamenCityUnna46,97746,34843,81543,177
Kamp-LintfortCityWesel40,43539,95937,29936,973
KempenCityViersen36,09336,08535,07534,618
KerkenCommuneKleve12,06012,61612,52712,401
KerpenCityRhein-Erft-Kreis61,99863,65263,27363,784
KevelaerCityKleve25,73727,31927,50927,635
KierspeCityMärkischer Kreis17,54118,29916,36316,116
KirchhundemCommuneOlpe13,03013,06712,06911,777
KirchlengernCommuneHerford15,58916,33516,18915,890
KleveCityKleve48,34449,03147,43848,172
Köln [Cologne]City with County RightsKöln965,697967,9401,005,7751,034,175
KönigswinterCityRhein-Sieg-Kreis37,34139,48240,02539,976
KorschenbroichCityRhein-Kreis Neuss31,74033,86232,02532,305
KranenburgCommuneKleve8,5269,45710,17410,234
KrefeldCity with County RightsKrefeld249,606239,559222,247222,058
KreuzauCommuneDüren16,98918,23417,12317,071
KreuztalCitySiegen-Wittgenstein32,24332,12730,75430,899
KürtenCommuneRheinisch-Bergischer Kreis18,77119,67919,53119,458
LadbergenCommuneSteinfurt6,0586,4556,3726,439
LaerCommuneSteinfurt5,9996,3146,4856,515
LageCityLippe35,93136,15734,82434,671
LangenbergCommuneGütersloh7,7198,1968,1518,124
Langenfeld (Rheinland)CityMettmann56,67658,75756,82956,982
LangerweheCommuneDüren12,99913,85613,44013,478
LegdenCommuneBorken6,0036,6636,9396,926
Leichlingen (Rheinland)CityRheinisch-Bergischer Kreis26,36626,93427,47827,646
LemgoCityLippe41,40342,18841,03240,717
LengerichCitySteinfurt21,80222,25921,82821,978
LennestadtCityOlpe27,65028,04626,47325,908
LeopoldshöheCommuneLippe15,30916,39615,92216,037
LeverkusenCity with County RightsLeverkusen162,252160,829158,984160,819
LichtenauCityPaderborn10,46111,13810,47310,588
LienenCommuneSteinfurt8,5759,0178,5778,511
LindlarCommuneOberbergischer Kreis20,80422,51721,25221,038
LinnichCityDüren13,69713,89812,54912,446
LippetalCommuneSoest12,08112,64711,95911,758
LippstadtCitySoest66,63667,23165,88666,312
LohmarCityRhein-Sieg-Kreis29,50930,93629,47529,679
LöhneCityHerford41,24641,58039,67139,521
LotteCommuneSteinfurt11,59413,12213,72813,949
LübbeckeCityMinden-Lübbecke25,30125,93725,47325,398
LüdenscheidCityMärkischer Kreis81,83780,50973,76272,927
LüdinghausenCityCoesfeld21,56923,33323,54423,672
LügdeCityLippe12,00311,60310,2099,776
LünenCityUnna91,59292,00586,01084,775
MarienheideCommuneOberbergischer Kreis13,03213,49113,68713,570
MarienmünsterCityHöxter5,2335,4585,3565,181
MarlCityRecklinghausen92,96592,62884,78283,634
MarsbergCityHochsauerlandkreis23,05822,38220,42819,908
MechernichCityEuskirchen24,57526,46026,73626,763
MeckenheimCityRhein-Sieg-Kreis24,55825,44023,56323,628
MedebachCityHochsauerlandkreis8,2008,3457,9707,857
MeerbuschCityRhein-Kreis Neuss54,20655,17254,31354,389
MeinerzhagenCityMärkischer Kreis21,55422,03121,07320,689
Menden (Sauerland)CityMärkischer Kreis58,42459,18354,49553,354
MerzenichCommuneDüren8,8739,9959,8359,903
MeschedeCityHochsauerlandkreis32,59032,64530,74530,103
MetelenCommuneSteinfurt6,1776,3136,3976,391
MettingenCommuneSteinfurt11,78312,51011,83011,644
MettmannCityMettmann38,81239,12537,97237,867
MindenCityMinden-Lübbecke82,97182,89880,12179,969
MoersCityWesel107,095107,421104,009103,108
MöhneseeCommuneSoest10,11411,16411,04110,855
MönchengladbachCity with County RightsMönchengladbach266,702262,963255,188255,430
Monheim am RheinCityMettmann43,81143,68540,28040,098
MonschauCityStädteregion Aachen12,54113,00212,08511,866
MorsbachCommuneOberbergischer Kreis11,16911,52010,56510,236
MuchCommuneRhein-Sieg-Kreis13,88314,88914,11914,130
Mülheim an der RuhrCity with County RightsMülheim an der Ruhr176,530172,332166,865166,640
MünsterCity with County RightsMünster265,061267,197289,576299,708
Nachrodt-WiblingwerdeCommuneMärkischer Kreis6,9646,9836,7246,508
NetphenCitySiegen-Wittgenstein24,89725,03823,32623,051
NettersheimCommuneEuskirchen7,2987,8827,5637,438
NettetalCityViersen40,34842,08541,41741,533
NeuenkirchenCommuneSteinfurt12,47313,61013,69813,551
NeuenradeCityMärkischer Kreis12,00912,37712,15612,017
Neukirchen-VluynCityWesel27,57128,56627,03326,846
NeunkirchenCommuneSiegen-Wittgenstein14,71714,39113,93013,638
Neunkirchen-SeelscheidCommuneRhein-Sieg-Kreis18,50820,32819,78019,481
NeussCityRhein-Kreis Neuss148,796150,957150,568152,252
NideggenCityDüren9,67510,7299,8779,785
NiederkasselCityRhein-Sieg-Kreis31,20135,07736,49636,841
NiederkrüchtenCommuneViersen12,86214,74914,96314,991
NiederzierCommuneDüren13,17614,23513,75813,688
NieheimCityHöxter7,1147,0496,5786,483
NordkirchenCommuneCoesfeld9,28310,0889,6629,618
NordwaldeCommuneSteinfurt9,0719,4079,3689,325
NörvenichCommuneDüren10,76011,62810,57510,261
NottulnCommuneCoesfeld17,82319,59919,16019,297
NümbrechtCommuneOberbergischer Kreis16,52617,00916,70016,665
OberhausenCity with County RightsOberhausen224,397221,619210,216209,097
OchtrupCitySteinfurt18,17618,97718,87619,065
OdenthalCommuneRheinisch-Bergischer Kreis13,90915,12014,82414,727
OeldeCityWarendorf28,84729,40628,94029,014
Oer-ErkenschwickCityRecklinghausen30,30230,51630,86130,550
OerlinghausenCityLippe17,16517,43516,68416,683
OlfenCityCoesfeld9,93611,84512,08412,182
OlpeCityOlpe24,60525,37124,82224,592
OlsbergCityHochsauerlandkreis16,26716,23315,05714,716
OstbevernCommuneWarendorf8,68610,10910,62410,587
OverathCityRheinisch-Bergischer Kreis25,31926,41026,96826,812
PaderbornCityPaderborn133,717140,869142,365143,659
PetershagenCityMinden-Lübbecke26,14227,10326,10525,451
PlettenbergCityMärkischer Kreis29,51928,95926,23525,684
Porta WestfalicaCityMinden-Lübbecke35,79436,27735,62335,374
Preußisch OldendorfCityMinden-Lübbecke12,50013,41712,74112,544
PulheimCityRhein-Erft-Kreis51,36553,44152,92953,109
RadevormwaldCityOberbergischer Kreis24,35324,66822,51822,025
RaesfeldCommuneBorken10,51011,10911,14011,088
RahdenCityMinden-Lübbecke14,85015,85615,63415,455
RatingenCityMettmann89,53491,79386,96786,388
ReckeCommuneSteinfurt10,86911,69411,37811,224
RecklinghausenCityRecklinghausen127,216124,587115,958115,320
ReesCityKleve20,01021,99521,52021,303
ReichshofCommuneOberbergischer Kreis18,38519,88519,01718,688
RekenCommuneBorken12,75414,02714,32114,411
RemscheidCity with County RightsRemscheid122,260118,753110,708108,955
Rheda-WiedenbrückCityGütersloh42,15545,23546,51546,876
RhedeCityBorken18,00618,77419,10219,051
RheinbachCityRhein-Sieg-Kreis24,73325,98626,37726,790
RheinbergCityWesel29,63831,71230,86730,610
RheineCitySteinfurt74,58775,92572,74973,484
RheurdtCommuneKleve5,9836,4746,6616,665
RietbergCityGütersloh26,43528,21428,56228,696
RödinghausenCommuneHerford9,30810,2149,8659,620
RoetgenCommuneStädteregion Aachen7,4438,0528,3128,238
RommerskirchenCommuneRhein-Kreis Neuss12,15112,41012,47512,546
RosendahlCommuneCoesfeld10,39210,92210,53410,614
RösrathCityRheinisch-Bergischer Kreis24,28626,61327,49227,792
RuppichterothCommuneRhein-Sieg-Kreis9,48410,23810,28810,222
RüthenCitySoest11,70911,49010,63510,322
SaerbeckCommuneSteinfurt5,6336,6367,1577,054
SalzkottenCityPaderborn22,21123,68024,43424,547
Sankt AugustinCityRhein-Sieg-Kreis55,06555,53953,85054,285
SassenbergCityWarendorf12,05713,69113,98113,909
SchalksmühleCommuneMärkischer Kreis12,21811,98610,88210,549
SchermbeckCommuneWesel13,09413,62413,33713,431
Schieder-SchwalenbergCityLippe9,6369,5238,9938,766
SchlangenCommuneLippe8,1948,9178,8818,973
SchleidenCityEuskirchen13,78414,03013,09612,918
Schloß Holte-StukenbrockCityGütersloh23,24825,82926,38626,318
SchmallenbergCityHochsauerlandkreis26,62026,53825,47524,980
SchöppingenCommuneBorken6,3798,2136,8827,403
SchwalmtalCommuneViersen17,11619,37019,06218,863
SchwelmCityEnnepe-Ruhr-Kreis30,72930,35128,43527,898
SchwerteCityUnna50,73450,53446,74346,198
SelfkantCommuneHeinsberg8,9809,5739,9489,993
SelmCityUnna26,21427,38926,01725,553
SendenCommuneCoesfeld18,79619,70319,97620,142
SendenhorstCityWarendorf12,25213,13912,83412,880
SiegburgCityRhein-Sieg-Kreis36,99837,86538,78039,563
SiegenCitySiegen-Wittgenstein111,398108,39799,18799,403
SimmerathCommuneStädteregion Aachen14,52515,41515,12215,022
SoestCitySoest47,73048,36146,74246,699
SolingenCity with County RightsSolingen165,735165,032155,265155,768
SonsbeckCommuneWesel7,3468,4608,6668,610
SpengeCityHerford15,60115,79614,81214,623
SprockhövelCityEnnepe-Ruhr-Kreis25,44226,41925,44424,989
StadtlohnCityBorken19,13920,40720,16420,005
SteinfurtCitySteinfurt33,26834,05233,39233,123
SteinhagenCommuneGütersloh18,59119,74520,15720,301
SteinheimCityHöxter13,29614,00813,10712,790
StemwedeCommuneMinden-Lübbecke14,04914,52513,84313,446
Stolberg (Rhld.)CityStädteregion Aachen58,20358,71856,20656,191
StraelenCityKleve14,51115,33715,36715,668
SüdlohnCommuneBorken8,4608,6988,8828,944
Sundern (Sauerland)CityHochsauerlandkreis29,36829,86428,56528,022
SwisttalCommuneRhein-Sieg-Kreis17,86517,95417,60417,480
TecklenburgCitySteinfurt9,1599,4228,8248,793
TelgteCityWarendorf18,47219,37018,86618,996
TitzCommuneDüren8,2698,4988,2898,190
TönisvorstCityViersen28,38530,47729,57429,181
TroisdorfCityRhein-Sieg-Kreis68,77873,28272,40872,978
Übach-PalenbergCityHeinsberg23,84925,04924,22023,948
UedemCommuneKleve7,7338,3538,2178,128
UnnaCityUnna66,47570,11759,14958,856
VelbertCityMettmann89,78689,82381,30380,572
VelenCityBorken11,66412,94012,99012,936
VerlCityGütersloh21,62623,76824,76624,947
VersmoldCityGütersloh19,68020,63420,89820,753
VettweißCommuneDüren7,8348,6838,9548,970
ViersenCityViersen77,33877,25974,94174,907
VlothoCityHerford20,52020,54419,23218,970
Voerde (Niederrhein)CityWesel38,26938,93537,13436,514
VredenCityBorken20,74521,93122,40022,389
WachtbergCommuneRhein-Sieg-Kreis18,71619,16219,45119,827
WachtendonkCommuneKleve7,1857,6267,8047,898
WaderslohCommuneWarendorf12,94413,15512,35012,294
WaldbrölCityOberbergischer Kreis18,49019,21318,96418,872
WaldfeuchtCommuneHeinsberg8,7249,3078,7338,720
WaltropCityRecklinghausen30,46630,43729,01728,885
WarburgCityHöxter24,17824,21823,54723,302
WarendorfCityWarendorf36,99138,98836,98236,886
WarsteinCitySoest29,56629,00725,96625,247
WassenbergCityHeinsberg14,28016,04416,94417,182
WeezeCommuneKleve9,1349,97610,04710,127
WegbergCityHeinsberg26,98928,80027,86527,713
WeilerswistCommuneEuskirchen15,31416,33715,46216,131
WelverCommuneSoest11,56312,84812,25312,036
WendenCommuneOlpe18,60419,65819,66519,528
WerdohlCityMärkischer Kreis22,22721,26518,43018,073
WerlCitySoest30,53331,81930,30330,061
WermelskirchenCityRheinisch-Bergischer Kreis37,12336,90734,93434,472
WerneCityUnna30,45630,77929,61429,448
Werther (Westf.)CityGütersloh11,26811,74011,36711,353
WeselCityWesel61,60962,15160,33560,070
WesselingCityRhein-Erft-Kreis33,51735,22434,99835,224
WesterkappelnCommuneSteinfurt10,63511,28710,94910,917
Wetter (Ruhr)CityEnnepe-Ruhr-Kreis29,33129,67527,93527,596
WettringenCommuneSteinfurt7,2167,7247,8017,904
Wickede (Ruhr)CommuneSoest12,49512,65011,56711,354
WiehlCityOberbergischer Kreis25,36726,45525,27425,047
WillebadessenCityHöxter8,9599,0138,4338,243
WillichCityViersen45,93250,85350,70850,599
WilnsdorfCommuneSiegen-Wittgenstein21,63021,61820,46920,196
WindeckCommuneRhein-Sieg-Kreis19,89221,04818,93518,724
WinterbergCityHochsauerlandkreis15,06814,67612,98212,788
WipperfürthCityOberbergischer Kreis22,40923,22721,66021,336
WittenCityEnnepe-Ruhr-Kreis104,754103,15896,38295,629
WülfrathCityMettmann22,04622,66921,21320,946
WuppertalCity with County RightsWuppertal381,884364,784342,661343,488
WürselenCityStädteregion Aachen35,75836,73137,20637,685
XantenCityWesel18,90220,84121,24521,186
ZülpichCityEuskirchen18,87819,67419,74519,634

Source: Statistisches Bundesamt Deutschland (web).
The 2013 population estimates are based on the results of the 2011 census.
Communes and counties in the boundaries of 2014-09-30.