LOCATION

City of Aarhus

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Photo: Styrelsen for Dataforsyning og Effektivisering og VELO\\CITY

 

Coordinates: 56°09′N 10°13′E

Country  Denmark in the European Union

Region Central Jutland (Midtjylland)

Municipality Aarhus

Established 8th century

City Status 15th century

Named for Aarhus River mouth

Government
• Type Magistrate
• Mayor Jacob Bundsgaard (S)

Area[1]
• Urban 91 km2 (35 sq mi)
• Municipal 468 km2 (181 sq mi)

Highest elevation 105 m (344 ft)

Lowest elevation 0 m (0 ft)

Population (1 January 2016)[2]
• Urban 264,716
• Urban density 2,854/km2 (7,390/sq mi)
• Municipal 330,639
• Municipal density 702/km2 (1,820/sq mi)

Demonym(s) Aarhusianer

Time zone CET (UTC+1)
• Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Postal code 8000, 8200, 8210, 8220

Area code(s) (+45)

 

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Figure: Climate data, Aarhus 1961-1990, temperature and rain. Source DMI