District 2, Düsseldorf
District 2 (German: Stadtbezirk 2) is a city district of Düsseldorf, the state capital of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. The district covers an area of 7,18 square kilometres and (as of December 2009) has about 57,000 inhabitants.
Location of District 2 shown in red
|• Total||7.18 km2 (2.77 sq mi)|
|• Density||7,902/km2 (20,470/sq mi)|
District 2 is the smallest of all districts in Düsseldorf and next to the central city district 1, it is the only of Düsseldorf's districts to not touch the city limits. Starting clockwise from North-west to South-west, District 2 borders with the following Düsseldorf districts: 1, 6, 7, 8 and 3.
District 2 is made up of three Stadtteile (city parts):
|#||City part||Population (2009)||Area (km²)||Pop. per km²|
|source: Amt für Statistik und Wahlen der Landeshauptstadt Düsseldorf (in German)|
Places of interestEdit
Arts, Culture and EntertainmentEdit
- Eisstadion, Düsseltal
- Pauluskirche, Düsseltal
Parks and open spacesEdit
The district is served by numerous railway stations and highway. Stations include Düsseldorf Zoo, Düsseldorf Flingern and a dense net of both Düsseldorf Stadtbahn underground- and Rheinbahn tram-stations. The districts can also be reached via Bundesautobahn 57 and Bundesstraße 7 and 8.