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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
2014-12-31
 
Nordrhein-Westfalen [North Rhine-Westphalia]State17,893,04518,052,09217,538,25117,638,098
BielefeldCity with County Rights324,066323,373326,870329,782
BochumCity with County Rights400,395390,087362,286361,876
BonnCity with County Rights291,431306,016305,765313,958
BorkenCounty342,688362,834363,755365,191
BottropCity with County Rights120,642120,780117,311116,017
CoesfeldCounty202,218216,805215,269215,996
DortmundCity with County Rights598,840589,240571,143580,511
DuisburgCity with County Rights535,250512,030488,468485,465
DürenCounty258,565271,074258,760259,073
DüsseldorfCity with County Rights571,030570,765586,291604,527
Ennepe-Ruhr-KreisCounty352,069349,988326,049322,916
EssenCity with County Rights614,861591,889566,201573,784
EuskirchenCounty182,177190,581187,940188,158
GelsenkirchenCity with County Rights291,164276,740258,766257,651
GüterslohCounty329,043347,954350,420354,463
HagenCity with County Rights212,003202,060187,944186,716
HammCity with County Rights183,408183,805176,037176,580
HeinsbergCounty238,627252,275248,161249,310
HerfordCounty250,768255,393250,704249,219
HerneCity with County Rights179,897174,018155,160154,608
HochsauerlandkreisCounty283,857281,480266,509261,561
HöxterCounty154,401155,518145,678142,770
KleveCounty288,071301,861300,989304,963
KölnCity with County Rights965,697967,9401,005,7751,046,680
KrefeldCity with County Rights249,606239,559222,247222,500
LeverkusenCity with County Rights162,252160,829158,984161,540
LippeCounty360,471364,990348,681345,127
Märkischer KreisCounty458,221457,079423,819413,820
MettmannCounty504,698509,023477,778477,760
Minden-LübbeckeCounty316,139323,055312,169309,216
MönchengladbachCity with County Rights266,702262,963255,188256,853
Mülheim an der RuhrCity with County Rights176,530172,332166,865167,108
MünsterCity with County Rights265,061267,197289,576302,178
Oberbergischer KreisCounty280,914289,518273,011270,618
OberhausenCity with County Rights224,397221,619210,216209,292
OlpeCounty138,115141,705136,491134,759
PaderbornCounty278,020292,961294,602299,071
RecklinghausenCounty662,931656,053619,382613,092
RemscheidCity with County Rights122,260118,753110,708109,009
Rhein-Erft-KreisCounty442,356458,430451,514459,448
Rheinisch-Bergischer KreisCounty269,541276,525278,183279,497
Rhein-Kreis NeussCounty435,656445,683437,393442,522
Rhein-Sieg-KreisCounty546,670583,051578,252585,781
Siegen-WittgensteinCounty299,336295,787276,834275,909
SoestCounty298,677307,809296,875296,742
SolingenCity with County Rights165,735165,032155,265156,771
Städteregion AachenCounty550,353553,714539,516547,661
SteinfurtCounty416,252437,545433,659437,127
UnnaCounty422,662430,269396,060391,774
ViersenCounty288,450302,795296,175295,067
WarendorfCounty272,534282,286273,477273,412
WeselCounty465,454476,240460,419457,244
WuppertalCity with County Rights381,884364,784342,661345,425

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
2014-12-31
 
Aachen [Aix-la-Chapelle]CityStädteregion Aachen247,923245,778236,420243,336
AhausCityBorken34,70837,53338,33138,927
AhlenCityWarendorf55,78555,48152,28052,077
AldenhovenCommuneDüren13,24713,91113,74013,672
AlfterCommuneRhein-Sieg-Kreis19,35121,35022,83923,153
AlpenCommuneWesel12,23512,65112,74712,622
AlsdorfCityStädteregion Aachen46,14746,34446,56746,337
AltenaCityMärkischer Kreis24,02621,83118,21817,270
AltenbekenCommunePaderborn8,5719,6389,2969,127
AltenbergeCommuneSteinfurt8,4459,6409,99910,178
AnröchteCommuneSoest10,42910,87710,42210,325
ArnsbergCityHochsauerlandkreis78,97277,39674,38373,436
AschebergCommuneCoesfeld13,96514,92315,10315,044
AttendornCityOlpe23,88824,68824,46324,277
AugustdorfCommuneLippe9,60710,1689,6499,649
Bad BerleburgCitySiegen-Wittgenstein21,28921,13519,75419,515
Bad DriburgCityHöxter19,12219,60818,63918,554
Bad HonnefCityRhein-Sieg-Kreis24,46225,03824,52325,078
Bad LaaspheCitySiegen-Wittgenstein15,57415,39514,18613,841
Bad LippspringeCityPaderborn14,56614,83514,96815,358
Bad MünstereifelCityEuskirchen17,71818,56017,45117,083
Bad OeynhausenCityMinden-Lübbecke49,01449,85048,62348,346
Bad SalzuflenCityLippe55,02955,08852,28552,277
Bad SassendorfCommuneSoest10,80011,31211,47811,650
Bad WünnenbergCityPaderborn11,67012,22112,10512,160
BaesweilerCityStädteregion Aachen25,70727,48526,36326,597
BalveCityMärkischer Kreis11,96712,18311,78911,509
BarntrupCityLippe9,6169,6519,0428,783
BeckumCityWarendorf38,16638,01836,11636,135
BedburgCityRhein-Erft-Kreis23,21924,45723,03723,037
Bedburg-HauCommuneKleve12,31512,36112,60912,792
BeelenCommuneWarendorf5,8006,2496,2846,268
BergheimCityRhein-Erft-Kreis60,61063,59158,92259,656
Bergisch GladbachCityRheinisch-Bergischer Kreis105,478105,569108,878109,697
BergkamenCityUnna51,83852,95549,01148,218
BergneustadtCityOberbergischer Kreis20,77220,80918,79918,865
BestwigCommuneHochsauerlandkreis12,14812,00011,43011,412
BeverungenCityHöxter15,70315,50613,86713,336
BielefeldCity with County RightsBielefeld324,066323,373326,870329,782
BillerbeckCityCoesfeld10,71911,37711,46011,447
BlankenheimCommuneEuskirchen8,2928,7708,6468,336
BlombergCityLippe16,78617,56015,72115,229
BocholtCityBorken70,42472,70171,25670,837
BochumCity with County RightsBochum400,395390,087362,286361,876
BönenCommuneUnna18,81719,34918,01817,934
BonnCity with County RightsBonn291,431306,016305,765313,958
BorchenCommunePaderborn12,33813,08513,18113,291
BorgentreichCityHöxter9,7439,8209,1339,435
BorgholzhausenCityGütersloh8,4638,7598,7188,666
BorkenCityBorken38,67540,58241,61441,484
BornheimCityRhein-Sieg-Kreis40,18046,30446,20746,623
BottropCity with County RightsBottrop120,642120,780117,311116,017
BrakelCityHöxter17,49317,84016,85316,441
BreckerfeldCityEnnepe-Ruhr-Kreis8,8929,2509,0648,943
BrilonCityHochsauerlandkreis27,25827,32025,90925,461
BrüggenCommuneViersen14,92915,87715,48915,443
BrühlCityRhein-Erft-Kreis43,65343,85043,56843,995
BündeCityHerford43,18644,74945,49745,116
BurbachCommuneSiegen-Wittgenstein14,80715,07614,50214,431
BürenCityPaderborn21,61922,19421,72421,555
BurscheidCityRheinisch-Bergischer Kreis18,28919,29318,07818,166
Castrop-RauxelCityRecklinghausen79,16078,47174,62973,518
CoesfeldCityCoesfeld34,74736,26435,81535,923
DahlemCommuneEuskirchen4,1614,2774,1964,198
DattelnCityRecklinghausen37,71237,21034,48134,351
DelbrückCityPaderborn27,70029,42930,41431,171
DetmoldCityLippe73,34373,77173,74373,586
DinslakenCityWesel69,14871,00567,85367,065
DörentrupCommuneLippe8,5878,8248,2297,941
DormagenCityRhein-Kreis Neuss61,15563,29562,20862,773
DorstenCityRecklinghausen80,73581,29376,86075,439
DortmundCity with County RightsDortmund598,840589,240571,143580,511
DrensteinfurtCityWarendorf13,29814,67515,17615,260
DrolshagenCityOlpe12,03912,31311,82711,791
DuisburgCity with County RightsDuisburg535,250512,030488,468485,465
DülmenCityCoesfeld44,27746,92346,38845,903
DürenCityDüren90,27492,29288,78989,024
Düsseldorf [Dusseldorf]City with County RightsDüsseldorf571,030570,765586,291604,527
EitorfCommuneRhein-Sieg-Kreis18,03119,59918,76218,471
ElsdorfCityRhein-Erft-Kreis21,34321,74020,81821,083
Emmerich am RheinCityKleve29,28529,00529,91830,279
EmsdettenCitySteinfurt33,66535,23535,23635,760
EngelskirchenCommuneOberbergischer Kreis20,44220,82919,36819,242
EngerCityHerford18,92520,00720,43920,385
EnnepetalCityEnnepe-Ruhr-Kreis34,22433,55930,40029,703
EnnigerlohCityWarendorf20,55220,78619,66219,519
EnseCommuneSoest10,86912,45912,33612,279
ErftstadtCityRhein-Erft-Kreis48,71750,99849,23049,179
ErkelenzCityHeinsberg42,28143,36442,93142,917
ErkrathCityMettmann49,57248,54743,69043,700
ErndtebrückCommuneSiegen-Wittgenstein8,1167,7897,3157,170
ErwitteCitySoest14,98215,72515,56915,822
EschweilerCityStädteregion Aachen56,17155,25754,67155,171
Eslohe (Sauerland)CommuneHochsauerlandkreis9,3119,3449,0588,846
EspelkampCityMinden-Lübbecke27,00426,88324,80524,693
EssenCity with County RightsEssen614,861591,889566,201573,784
EuskirchenCityEuskirchen52,20554,04755,41456,077
EverswinkelCommuneWarendorf8,6849,2199,3829,434
ExtertalCommuneLippe13,40713,22711,85411,369
FinnentropCommuneOlpe18,29918,56217,17216,999
FrechenCityRhein-Erft-Kreis45,58347,38249,65751,510
FreudenbergCitySiegen-Wittgenstein18,09418,31518,02417,796
Fröndenberg/RuhrCityUnna22,14523,05420,92820,695
GangeltCommuneHeinsberg10,36711,21011,40411,741
GeilenkirchenCityHeinsberg26,54928,13726,24026,765
GeldernCityKleve31,70933,23232,87133,191
GelsenkirchenCity with County RightsGelsenkirchen291,164276,740258,766257,651
GescherCityBorken16,09516,93216,86916,857
GesekeCitySoest19,17020,21920,71820,612
GevelsbergCityEnnepe-Ruhr-Kreis33,76933,55231,22731,146
GladbeckCityRecklinghausen79,60577,46073,97474,086
GochCityKleve31,18633,03332,70833,401
GrefrathCommuneViersen15,44716,04014,94614,703
GrevenCitySteinfurt33,21634,50734,65935,854
GrevenbroichCityRhein-Kreis Neuss63,60465,03961,74162,124
Gronau (Westf.)CityBorken43,52945,29045,49446,265
GummersbachCityOberbergischer Kreis53,14953,35549,95149,734
GüterslohCityGütersloh92,84295,45994,17296,085
HaanCityMettmann29,88829,60729,57430,166
HagenCity with County RightsHagen212,003202,060187,944186,716
HallenbergCityHochsauerlandkreis4,9974,7374,5074,457
Halle (Westf.)CityGütersloh19,50220,72821,02921,158
Haltern am SeeCityRecklinghausen35,58736,95637,31537,526
HalverCityMärkischer Kreis17,16817,62716,47416,091
HammCity with County RightsHamm183,408183,805176,037176,580
HamminkelnCityWesel26,48027,20926,35026,590
HarsewinkelCityGütersloh22,61623,70323,79924,183
HattingenCityEnnepe-Ruhr-Kreis58,65058,02354,25354,407
HavixbeckCommuneCoesfeld10,71111,82811,54311,579
HeekCommuneBorken7,5787,9688,3568,438
HeidenCommuneBorken7,3758,0928,0898,113
HeiligenhausCityMettmann29,48728,40225,56025,474
HeimbachCityDüren4,6134,6594,4064,322
HeinsbergCityHeinsberg39,85241,48340,94941,138
HellenthalCommuneEuskirchen8,7588,7158,2487,971
HemerCityMärkischer Kreis35,93437,35535,22533,757
Hennef (Sieg)CityRhein-Sieg-Kreis38,11543,53444,77046,399
HerdeckeCityEnnepe-Ruhr-Kreis26,27826,00122,90922,541
HerfordCityHerford65,91965,09765,21365,538
HerneCity with County RightsHerne179,897174,018155,160154,608
HerscheidCommuneMärkischer Kreis7,4927,6267,3637,167
HertenCityRecklinghausen69,18366,49561,50560,710
Herzebrock-ClarholzCommuneGütersloh14,89815,94415,90015,969
HerzogenrathCityStädteregion Aachen45,93546,93246,56446,398
HiddenhausenCommuneHerford20,47421,07119,78619,591
HilchenbachCitySiegen-Wittgenstein16,57116,50615,38714,947
HildenCityMettmann55,08656,61554,39054,894
HilleCommuneMinden-Lübbecke15,85716,62216,02715,754
HolzwickedeCommuneUnna17,41417,73916,75516,722
HopstenCommuneSteinfurt6,6427,6437,6317,553
Horn-Bad MeinbergCityLippe18,66418,69617,36417,120
HörstelCitySteinfurt17,40119,60219,66019,578
HorstmarCitySteinfurt6,3876,7096,4966,349
HövelhofCommunePaderborn15,16715,87215,64215,922
HöxterCityHöxter33,56032,99830,16529,388
HückelhovenCityHeinsberg36,75639,30838,92738,946
HückeswagenCityOberbergischer Kreis16,01616,54015,25615,029
HüllhorstCommuneMinden-Lübbecke12,65713,68713,17413,033
HünxeCommuneWesel13,63213,70613,54413,516
HürtgenwaldCommuneDüren8,4748,8808,6558,608
HürthCityRhein-Erft-Kreis52,35154,09555,08257,925
IbbenbürenCitySteinfurt47,42149,48550,56950,665
IndenCommuneDüren7,6247,6366,9367,151
IserlohnCityMärkischer Kreis99,34198,86594,63092,899
IsselburgCityBorken10,64410,97410,92610,716
IssumCommuneKleve11,79312,18111,87611,916
JüchenCommuneRhein-Kreis Neuss22,21622,56922,16222,855
JülichCityDüren32,06133,94031,83432,247
KaarstCityRhein-Kreis Neuss41,78842,37941,90142,504
KalkarCityKleve12,56013,86513,74313,685
KallCommuneEuskirchen11,19411,82911,38311,103
KalletalCommuneLippe15,79115,78614,24913,797
KamenCityUnna46,97746,34843,81543,189
Kamp-LintfortCityWesel40,43539,95937,29937,118
KempenCityViersen36,09336,08535,07534,630
KerkenCommuneKleve12,06012,61612,52712,489
KerpenCityRhein-Erft-Kreis61,99863,65263,27364,171
KevelaerCityKleve25,73727,31927,50927,870
KierspeCityMärkischer Kreis17,54118,29916,36316,120
KirchhundemCommuneOlpe13,03013,06712,06911,686
KirchlengernCommuneHerford15,58916,33516,18915,951
KleveCityKleve48,34449,03147,43848,802
Köln [Cologne]City with County RightsKöln965,697967,9401,005,7751,046,680
KönigswinterCityRhein-Sieg-Kreis37,34139,48240,02540,057
KorschenbroichCityRhein-Kreis Neuss31,74033,86232,02532,306
KranenburgCommuneKleve8,5269,45710,17410,340
KrefeldCity with County RightsKrefeld249,606239,559222,247222,500
KreuzauCommuneDüren16,98918,23417,12317,192
KreuztalCitySiegen-Wittgenstein32,24332,12730,75431,067
KürtenCommuneRheinisch-Bergischer Kreis18,77119,67919,53119,553
LadbergenCommuneSteinfurt6,0586,4556,3726,511
LaerCommuneSteinfurt5,9996,3146,4856,633
LageCityLippe35,93136,15734,82434,719
LangenbergCommuneGütersloh7,7198,1968,1518,196
Langenfeld (Rheinland)CityMettmann56,67658,75756,82957,083
LangerweheCommuneDüren12,99913,85613,44013,544
LegdenCommuneBorken6,0036,6636,9397,018
Leichlingen (Rheinland)CityRheinisch-Bergischer Kreis26,36626,93427,47827,825
LemgoCityLippe41,40342,18841,03240,709
LengerichCitySteinfurt21,80222,25921,82822,056
LennestadtCityOlpe27,65028,04626,47325,800
LeopoldshöheCommuneLippe15,30916,39615,92216,094
LeverkusenCity with County RightsLeverkusen162,252160,829158,984161,540
LichtenauCityPaderborn10,46111,13810,47310,621
LienenCommuneSteinfurt8,5759,0178,5778,511
LindlarCommuneOberbergischer Kreis20,80422,51721,25221,222
LinnichCityDüren13,69713,89812,54912,364
LippetalCommuneSoest12,08112,64711,95911,801
LippstadtCitySoest66,63667,23165,88666,518
LohmarCityRhein-Sieg-Kreis29,50930,93629,47529,820
LöhneCityHerford41,24641,58039,67139,605
LotteCommuneSteinfurt11,59413,12213,72813,998
LübbeckeCityMinden-Lübbecke25,30125,93725,47325,461
LüdenscheidCityMärkischer Kreis81,83780,50973,76272,923
LüdinghausenCityCoesfeld21,56923,33323,54423,921
LügdeCityLippe12,00311,60310,2099,653
LünenCityUnna91,59292,00586,01084,783
MarienheideCommuneOberbergischer Kreis13,03213,49113,68713,502
MarienmünsterCityHöxter5,2335,4585,3565,134
MarlCityRecklinghausen92,96592,62884,78283,527
MarsbergCityHochsauerlandkreis23,05822,38220,42819,771
MechernichCityEuskirchen24,57526,46026,73626,882
MeckenheimCityRhein-Sieg-Kreis24,55825,44023,56323,806
MedebachCityHochsauerlandkreis8,2008,3457,9707,828
MeerbuschCityRhein-Kreis Neuss54,20655,17254,31354,599
MeinerzhagenCityMärkischer Kreis21,55422,03121,07320,554
Menden (Sauerland)CityMärkischer Kreis58,42459,18354,49552,979
MerzenichCommuneDüren8,8739,9959,8359,846
MeschedeCityHochsauerlandkreis32,59032,64530,74530,002
MetelenCommuneSteinfurt6,1776,3136,3976,445
MettingenCommuneSteinfurt11,78312,51011,83011,698
MettmannCityMettmann38,81239,12537,97237,836
MindenCityMinden-Lübbecke82,97182,89880,12180,212
MoersCityWesel107,095107,421104,009102,923
MöhneseeCommuneSoest10,11411,16411,04110,908
MönchengladbachCity with County RightsMönchengladbach266,702262,963255,188256,853
Monheim am RheinCityMettmann43,81143,68540,28040,403
MonschauCityStädteregion Aachen12,54113,00212,08511,841
MorsbachCommuneOberbergischer Kreis11,16911,52010,56510,262
MuchCommuneRhein-Sieg-Kreis13,88314,88914,11914,243
Mülheim an der RuhrCity with County RightsMülheim an der Ruhr176,530172,332166,865167,108
MünsterCity with County RightsMünster265,061267,197289,576302,178
Nachrodt-WiblingwerdeCommuneMärkischer Kreis6,9646,9836,7246,554
NetphenCitySiegen-Wittgenstein24,89725,03823,32623,076
NettersheimCommuneEuskirchen7,2987,8827,5637,416
NettetalCityViersen40,34842,08541,41741,605
NeuenkirchenCommuneSteinfurt12,47313,61013,69813,595
NeuenradeCityMärkischer Kreis12,00912,37712,15611,995
Neukirchen-VluynCityWesel27,57128,56627,03326,881
NeunkirchenCommuneSiegen-Wittgenstein14,71714,39113,93013,609
Neunkirchen-SeelscheidCommuneRhein-Sieg-Kreis18,50820,32819,78019,546
NeussCityRhein-Kreis Neuss148,796150,957150,568152,644
NideggenCityDüren9,67510,7299,8779,718
NiederkasselCityRhein-Sieg-Kreis31,20135,07736,49637,025
NiederkrüchtenCommuneViersen12,86214,74914,96314,961
NiederzierCommuneDüren13,17614,23513,75813,768
NieheimCityHöxter7,1147,0496,5786,231
NordkirchenCommuneCoesfeld9,28310,0889,6629,677
NordwaldeCommuneSteinfurt9,0719,4079,3689,294
NörvenichCommuneDüren10,76011,62810,57510,366
NottulnCommuneCoesfeld17,82319,59919,16019,390
NümbrechtCommuneOberbergischer Kreis16,52617,00916,70016,748
OberhausenCity with County RightsOberhausen224,397221,619210,216209,292
OchtrupCitySteinfurt18,17618,97718,87619,209
OdenthalCommuneRheinisch-Bergischer Kreis13,90915,12014,82414,769
OeldeCityWarendorf28,84729,40628,94028,787
Oer-ErkenschwickCityRecklinghausen30,30230,51630,86130,817
OerlinghausenCityLippe17,16517,43516,68416,583
OlfenCityCoesfeld9,93611,84512,08412,273
OlpeCityOlpe24,60525,37124,82224,646
OlsbergCityHochsauerlandkreis16,26716,23315,05714,739
OstbevernCommuneWarendorf8,68610,10910,62410,640
OverathCityRheinisch-Bergischer Kreis25,31926,41026,96826,977
PaderbornCityPaderborn133,717140,869142,365145,176
PetershagenCityMinden-Lübbecke26,14227,10326,10525,339
PlettenbergCityMärkischer Kreis29,51928,95926,23525,564
Porta WestfalicaCityMinden-Lübbecke35,79436,27735,62335,208
Preußisch OldendorfCityMinden-Lübbecke12,50013,41712,74112,430
PulheimCityRhein-Erft-Kreis51,36553,44152,92953,345
RadevormwaldCityOberbergischer Kreis24,35324,66822,51822,115
RaesfeldCommuneBorken10,51011,10911,14011,141
RahdenCityMinden-Lübbecke14,85015,85615,63415,365
RatingenCityMettmann89,53491,79386,96786,636
ReckeCommuneSteinfurt10,86911,69411,37811,246
RecklinghausenCityRecklinghausen127,216124,587115,958114,147
ReesCityKleve20,01021,99521,52021,244
ReichshofCommuneOberbergischer Kreis18,38519,88519,01718,727
RekenCommuneBorken12,75414,02714,32114,392
RemscheidCity with County RightsRemscheid122,260118,753110,708109,009
Rheda-WiedenbrückCityGütersloh42,15545,23546,51547,177
RhedeCityBorken18,00618,77419,10219,043
RheinbachCityRhein-Sieg-Kreis24,73325,98626,37726,852
RheinbergCityWesel29,63831,71230,86730,728
RheineCitySteinfurt74,58775,92572,74973,944
RheurdtCommuneKleve5,9836,4746,6616,667
RietbergCityGütersloh26,43528,21428,56228,990
RödinghausenCommuneHerford9,30810,2149,8659,656
RoetgenCommuneStädteregion Aachen7,4438,0528,3128,268
RommerskirchenCommuneRhein-Kreis Neuss12,15112,41012,47512,717
RosendahlCommuneCoesfeld10,39210,92210,53410,664
RösrathCityRheinisch-Bergischer Kreis24,28626,61327,49228,049
RuppichterothCommuneRhein-Sieg-Kreis9,48410,23810,28810,327
RüthenCitySoest11,70911,49010,63510,668
SaerbeckCommuneSteinfurt5,6336,6367,1577,082
SalzkottenCityPaderborn22,21123,68024,43424,690
Sankt AugustinCityRhein-Sieg-Kreis55,06555,53953,85054,631
SassenbergCityWarendorf12,05713,69113,98114,016
SchalksmühleCommuneMärkischer Kreis12,21811,98610,88210,462
SchermbeckCommuneWesel13,09413,62413,33713,500
Schieder-SchwalenbergCityLippe9,6369,5238,9938,602
SchlangenCommuneLippe8,1948,9178,8819,016
SchleidenCityEuskirchen13,78414,03013,09612,869
Schloß Holte-StukenbrockCityGütersloh23,24825,82926,38626,385
SchmallenbergCityHochsauerlandkreis26,62026,53825,47524,926
SchöppingenCommuneBorken6,3798,2136,8827,413
SchwalmtalCommuneViersen17,11619,37019,06218,922
SchwelmCityEnnepe-Ruhr-Kreis30,72930,35128,43527,800
SchwerteCityUnna50,73450,53446,74346,270
SelfkantCommuneHeinsberg8,9809,5739,9489,988
SelmCityUnna26,21427,38926,01725,557
SendenCommuneCoesfeld18,79619,70319,97620,175
SendenhorstCityWarendorf12,25213,13912,83412,920
SiegburgCityRhein-Sieg-Kreis36,99837,86538,78039,878
SiegenCitySiegen-Wittgenstein111,398108,39799,187100,325
SimmerathCommuneStädteregion Aachen14,52515,41515,12215,094
SoestCitySoest47,73048,36146,74246,925
SolingenCity with County RightsSolingen165,735165,032155,265156,771
SonsbeckCommuneWesel7,3468,4608,6668,665
SpengeCityHerford15,60115,79614,81214,577
SprockhövelCityEnnepe-Ruhr-Kreis25,44226,41925,44425,026
StadtlohnCityBorken19,13920,40720,16420,141
SteinfurtCitySteinfurt33,26834,05233,39233,225
SteinhagenCommuneGütersloh18,59119,74520,15720,389
SteinheimCityHöxter13,29614,00813,10712,757
StemwedeCommuneMinden-Lübbecke14,04914,52513,84313,375
Stolberg (Rhld.)CityStädteregion Aachen58,20358,71856,20656,414
StraelenCityKleve14,51115,33715,36715,741
SüdlohnCommuneBorken8,4608,6988,8828,958
Sundern (Sauerland)CityHochsauerlandkreis29,36829,86428,56527,963
SwisttalCommuneRhein-Sieg-Kreis17,86517,95417,60417,753
TecklenburgCitySteinfurt9,1599,4228,8248,821
TelgteCityWarendorf18,47219,37018,86619,217
TitzCommuneDüren8,2698,4988,2898,231
TönisvorstCityViersen28,38530,47729,57429,093
TroisdorfCityRhein-Sieg-Kreis68,77873,28272,40873,494
Übach-PalenbergCityHeinsberg23,84925,04924,22024,025
UedemCommuneKleve7,7338,3538,2178,120
UnnaCityUnna66,47570,11759,14958,724
VelbertCityMettmann89,78689,82381,30380,572
VelenCityBorken11,66412,94012,99012,986
VerlCityGütersloh21,62623,76824,76625,006
VersmoldCityGütersloh19,68020,63420,89820,953
VettweißCommuneDüren7,8348,6838,9549,020
ViersenCityViersen77,33877,25974,94175,058
VlothoCityHerford20,52020,54419,23218,800
Voerde (Niederrhein)CityWesel38,26938,93537,13436,267
VredenCityBorken20,74521,93122,40022,462
WachtbergCommuneRhein-Sieg-Kreis18,71619,16219,45119,964
WachtendonkCommuneKleve7,1857,6267,8048,026
WaderslohCommuneWarendorf12,94413,15512,35012,167
WaldbrölCityOberbergischer Kreis18,49019,21318,96418,689
WaldfeuchtCommuneHeinsberg8,7249,3078,7338,747
WaltropCityRecklinghausen30,46630,43729,01728,971
WarburgCityHöxter24,17824,21823,54723,290
WarendorfCityWarendorf36,99138,98836,98236,972
WarsteinCitySoest29,56629,00725,96625,112
WassenbergCityHeinsberg14,28016,04416,94417,375
WeezeCommuneKleve9,1349,97610,04710,400
WegbergCityHeinsberg26,98928,80027,86527,668
WeilerswistCommuneEuskirchen15,31416,33715,46216,444
WelverCommuneSoest11,56312,84812,25312,029
WendenCommuneOlpe18,60419,65819,66519,560
WerdohlCityMärkischer Kreis22,22721,26518,43017,976
WerlCitySoest30,53331,81930,30329,860
WermelskirchenCityRheinisch-Bergischer Kreis37,12336,90734,93434,461
WerneCityUnna30,45630,77929,61429,682
Werther (Westf.)CityGütersloh11,26811,74011,36711,306
WeselCityWesel61,60962,15160,33560,088
WesselingCityRhein-Erft-Kreis33,51735,22434,99835,547
WesterkappelnCommuneSteinfurt10,63511,28710,94910,963
Wetter (Ruhr)CityEnnepe-Ruhr-Kreis29,33129,67527,93527,443
WettringenCommuneSteinfurt7,2167,7247,8017,959
Wickede (Ruhr)CommuneSoest12,49512,65011,56712,233
WiehlCityOberbergischer Kreis25,36726,45525,27425,149
WillebadessenCityHöxter8,9599,0138,4338,204
WillichCityViersen45,93250,85350,70850,652
WilnsdorfCommuneSiegen-Wittgenstein21,63021,61820,46920,132
WindeckCommuneRhein-Sieg-Kreis19,89221,04818,93518,661
WinterbergCityHochsauerlandkreis15,06814,67612,98212,720
WipperfürthCityOberbergischer Kreis22,40923,22721,66021,334
WittenCityEnnepe-Ruhr-Kreis104,754103,15896,38295,907
WülfrathCityMettmann22,04622,66921,21320,996
WuppertalCity with County RightsWuppertal381,884364,784342,661345,425
WürselenCityStädteregion Aachen35,75836,73137,20638,205
XantenCityWesel18,90220,84121,24521,281
ZülpichCityEuskirchen18,87819,67419,74519,779

Source: Statistisches Bundesamt Deutschland (web).
The end-of-2014 population estimates are based on the results of the 2011 census.
Communes and counties in the boundaries of 31 December 2015.