Strasbourg is the largest city of the Grand Est region of Eastern France and the official seat of the European Parliament. Located at the border with Germany in the historic region of Alsace, it is the prefecture of the Bas-Rhin department and the heart of the Eurométropole de Strasbourg (Greater Strasbourg).
Strasbourg is rated High Sufficiency by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network (GaWC) which evaluates and ranks the relationships between world cities in the context of globalisation. High Sufficiency level cities are cities that have a sufficient degree of services so as not to be overly dependent on world cities.
Strasbourg has a population of over 454,475 people. Strasbourg also forms part of the wider Strasbourg metropolitan area which has a population of over 768,868 people. Strasbourg is the #208 hipster city in the world, with a hipster score of 3.4302 according to the Hipster Index which evaluates and ranks the major cities of the world according to the number of vegan eateries, coffee shops, tattoo studios, vintage boutiques, and record stores per 100,000 city residents.
Fossil Fuel Electric Power Generation | Pension Funds | Child Day Care Services | Convention and Visitors Bureaus | Floriculture Production | Chocolate and Confectionery Manufacturing from Cacao Beans | Bottled Water Manufacturing | Potash, Soda, and Borate Mineral Mining | Petroleum Lubricating Oil and Grease Manufacturing | Roofing Contractors