Kirchwerder

Kirchwerder (About this soundGerman pronunciation ) is a quarter of Hamburg, Germany, in the borough of Bergedorf. It is located on the southeast border of Hamburg at the Elbe river.

Kirchwerder
Quarter of Hamburg
Church of Saint Severin
Church of Saint Severin
Location of Kirchwerder
Kirchwerder is located in Germany
Kirchwerder
Kirchwerder
Kirchwerder is located in Hamburg
Kirchwerder
Kirchwerder
Coordinates: 53°25′11″N 10°12′6″E / 53.41972°N 10.20167°E / 53.41972; 10.20167Coordinates: 53°25′11″N 10°12′6″E / 53.41972°N 10.20167°E / 53.41972; 10.20167
CountryGermany
StateHamburg
CityHamburg
BoroughBergedorf
Area
 • Total32.3 km2 (12.5 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total9,804
 • Density300/km2 (790/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Dialling codes040
Vehicle registrationHH

GeographyEdit

Kirchwerder is a part of the Vierlande and is located at the Elbe river. Therefore it is highly endangered by storm floods.

Kircherwerder borders the quarters Ochsenwerder, Reitbrook and Neuengamme. In the south is Harburg in Lower Saxony. The place Fünfhausen is located in the west of Kirchwerder. Zollenspieker is at the Elbe river.

PoliticsEdit

These are the results of Kirchwerder in the Hamburg state election:

State Election SPD CDU Greens AfD FDP Left Others
2020 40,6 % 23,6 % 13,2 % 08,3 % 04,5 % 04,1 % 05,7 %
2015 48,7 % 23,5 % 07,3 % 06,6 % 06,5 % 04,5 % 02,9 %
2011 44,2 % 35,4 % 06,6 % 06,4 % 03,0 % 04,4 %

TransportEdit

Kirchwerder has no S-Bahn or U-Bahn station. However it has a large bus system.

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