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German location
Admin. regionLower Franconia
BrgermeisterGeorg Rosenthal
Basic statistics
Area (km2)87.63
Elevation (m)177
Other information
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plate
Postal code97018 97084
Area code0931

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Würzburg (-deˈvʏɐ̯tsbʊɐ̯k) is a city in the region of Franconia which lies in the northern tip of Bavaria, Germany. Located at the Main River, it is the capital of the Regierungsbezirk Lower Franconia. The regional dialect is Franconian.

Würzburg is approximately 120 km (74.6 mi) from either Frankfurt am Main or Nuremberg by road. The city of Würzburg is included in the district of Würzburg, but is its administrative seat (Landkreis). Its population is 133,501 as of 31 December 2008.

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