Neu-Hohenschönhausen


Neu-Hohenschönhausen
Neu-Hohenschönhausen
Quarter of Berlin
Skyline of Neu-Hohenschönhausen
Skyline of Neu-Hohenschönhausen
Neu-Hohenschönhausen is located in Germany
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Neu-Hohenschönhausen
Coordinates 52°33′48″N 13°30′18″E / 52.56333°N 13.505°E / 52.56333; 13.505Coordinates: 52°33′48″N 13°30′18″E / 52.56333°N 13.505°E / 52.56333; 13.505
Administration
Country Germany
State Berlin
City Berlin
Borough Lichtenberg
Quarter subdivisions 4 zones
Basic statistics
Area 5.16 km2 (1.99 sq mi)
Elevation 52 m  (171 ft)
Population 53,698  (30 June 2008)
 - Density 10,407 /km2 (26,953 /sq mi)
Founded 1230
Other information
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plate B
Postal codes (nr. 1109) 13051, 13053, 13057, 13059

Neu-Hohenschönhausen (New Hohenschönhausen) is a German locality (Ortsteil) in the borough (Bezirk) of Lichtenberg, Berlin. Until 2001 it was part of the former Hohenschönhausen borough.

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History

The locality, still inhabited in 19th century, hadn't a different name from Alt-Hohenschönhausen as part of it. The designation was used from the 1960s for this local part, to distinguish it from the old town [1].

Geography

Position

Neu-Hohenschönhausen is located in north-eastern suburb of Berlin. It borders with the localities of Malchow, Falkenberg, Wartenberg, Alt-Hohenschönhausen, Weißensee, Stadtrandsiedlung Malchow (both in Pankow district) and Marzahn (in Marzahn-Hellersdorf district).

Subdivision

The locality is divided into 4 zones (Ortsgebiete):

  • Neubaugebiet Krummer Pfuhl
  • Neubaugebiet Vincent-van-Gogh-Straße
  • Neubaugebiet Mühlengrund
  • Neubaugebiet Zingster Straße

Transport

The locality is served by some lines of Berliner tram network and by the S-Bahn stations of Hohenschönhausen (S75 line + DB), Gehrenseestraße (S75) and Wartenberg (S75).

Photogallery

Literature

  • Walter Püschel: "Spaziergänge in Hohenschönhausen" - Haude & Spenersche Verlagsbuchhandlung GmbH, Berlin 1995. ISBN 3-7759-0398-4

References

External links

Media related to Neu-Hohenschönhausen at Wikimedia Commons


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