|Quarter of Hamburg|
|Coordinates: 53°29′00″N 10°13′00″E / 53.48333°N 10.21667°ECoordinates: 53°29′00″N 10°13′00″E / 53.48333°N 10.21667°E|
|• Total||11.3 km2 (4.4 sq mi)|
|• Density||3,600/km2 (9,400/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)|
Bergedorf, situated in the south-eastern side of Hamburg, borders with the quarters of Lohbrügge, Billwerder, Allermöhe, Curslack and Altengamme; and with the district of Herzogtum Lauenburg, in Schleswig-Holstein.
In 2006, the quarter Bergedorf has an area of 11.3 km2 (4 sq mi).
In 2006 in the quarter Bergedorf were living 40,678 people. The population density was 3,587/km2 (9,290/sq mi). 19% were children under the age of 18, and 16.2% were 65 years of age or older. 9.9% were immigrants. 2,479 people were registered as unemployed. In 1999 there were 19,603 households and 38% of all households were made up of individuals.
Unlike the mere quarters of Hamburg, Bergedorf still has its own town hall in being.
Notable present or former residents
- Johann Adolph Hasse
- Heinrich Rathmann
- Friedrich Chrysander
- Ida Boy-Ed
- Ferdinand Pfohl
- Bernhard Schmidt
- Anton Aloys Timpe
- Kurt A. Körber
- Frank Appel
- Jörg Pilawa
- Wolfe+585, Senior, a.k.a. Hubert Blaine Wolfe, Held the Guinness Book of World Records Longest Name in 1978
- Statistisches Amt für Hamburg und Schleswig-Holstein, official website (in German)
- Lichtwark-Heft. Verlag HB-Werbung, Hamburg-Bergedorf. ISSN 1862-3549.
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