Where is Germany?

Germany is located in the Western Europe region at latitude 51.165691 and longitude 10.451526 and is part of the European continent.

The DMS coordinates for the center of the country are:

  • 51° 9' 56.49'' N
  • 10° 27' 5.49'' E

You can see the location of Germany on the world map below:

Germany Neighboring Countries

The neighboring countries of Germany (DE) are:

  1. Austria (AT)
  2. Belgium (BE)
  3. Czechia (CZ)
  4. Denmark (DK)
  5. France (FR)
  6. Luxembourg (LU)
  7. Netherlands (NL)
  8. Poland (PL)
  9. Switzerland (CH)

Maritime Borders

Germany borders with the North Sea and the Baltic Sea.

Pin showing Germany on a map

Germany Related Content

Germany Key Facts

CountryGermany
CoordinatesLatitude: 51.165691
Longitude: 10.451526
Country CodesAlpha 2: DE
Alpha 3: DEU
Country Flag Emoji🇩🇪
Int. Phone Prefix+49
Capital cityBerlin
Continent
Subcontinent
Europe
Western Europe
Country Area357,022 sq km
Population 202183,129,285
World Rank: 19
Median Age44.9
Life expectancy80.6
Major languagesGerman (official) note: Danish, Frisian, Sorbian, and Romani are official minority languages; Low German, Danish, North Frisian, Sater Frisian, Lower Sorbian, Upper Sorbian, and Romani are recognized as regional languages under the European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages
UTC/GMT TimeNumber of time zones: 1
  • UTC+01:00
Internet TLD.de
Biggest AirportFrankfurt Airport (FRA)
Average temperature8.40 °C
47.12 °F
Administrative Divisions16 states
Political systemFederal parliamentary republic

Germany Economy Facts

World Bank Income GroupHigh income
World Bank RegionEurope & Central Asia
CurrencyEuro (EUR)
GDP in 2020$3846.4 (billions of USD)
World Rank: 4
GDP per capita in 2020$46,253
World Rank: 17
Major Industries / Economic SectorsManufacturing, services, agriculture, energy
Top 5 Import CountriesBelgium, Netherlands, China, France, Italy
Top 5 Export CountriesUnited States, France, Netherlands, China, United Kingdom

Biggest Cities in Germany

Here are the largest cities in Germany based on 2021 population data:

City Population
Berlin 3,664,088
Hamburg 1,852,478
Munich 1,488,202
Cologne 1,083,498
Frankfurt 764,104
Dusseldorf 645,923
Stuttgart 630,305
Leipzig 597,215
Dortmund 587,696
Essen 582,415

Map of Germany with the Largest Cities

Other Countries in the Western Europe Region