Good reasons to choose the Ruhr metropolitan area

 

The Ruhr metropolitan area is more than merely a location for businesses that delivers a productive base for corporate development along with an attractive living environment; in many ways, the third-largest conurbation in Europe is unique.

 

 

This is us

 

5054634

inhabitants

 

1140

inhabitants / km²

 

200

nations

 

1

home

Wide variety of developable area

 

13605835

m² constituent area

 

5054634

inhabitants

 

3058341

m² logistics area

 

386424

m² space turnover

Mobility - one of our leading markets

 

26.2

billion € anual turnover

 

160947

employees in employment

 

3058341

m² logistic area

 

13737

companies in leading market

The economic power of our region

 

154

billion € GDP

 

65000

€ GDP per person

 

31

% growth of GDP

 

25

% of Northrhine-Westfalias
economic power

The property market

 

13591449

m² of office space

 

591505

office employees

 

403423

m² office area turnover

 

10

vital cores

Growth in the job market

 

1624277

employees

 

94200

new jobs since 2010

 

73

% in the services sector

 

31

% of all employees
commute to work

The true forge of ideas

 

260211

University Students

 

5

Universities

 

15

Universities of Applied Sciences

 

1

University of Arts

Art & Culture

 

3500

industrial monuments

 

200

museums

 

120

theatres

 

10

zoos