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Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Hof
Hof is located in Germany
Coordinates 50°19′0″N 11°55′0″E / 50.316667°N 11.916667°E / 50.316667; 11.916667
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Upper Franconia
District urban district
Mayor Dr. Harald Fichtner (CSU)
Basic statistics
Area 58.02 km2 (22.40 sq mi)
Elevation 470-600 m
Population 44,461  (31 December 2012)
 - Density 766 /km2 (1,985 /sq mi)
Other information
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plate HO
Postal codes 95001-95032
Area code 09281

Hof is a German city in the north of Franconia. The next bigger cities are Coburg, Bayreuth and Chemnitz. The population of Hof is 44,000.

It is surrounded by, but not part of, the district of Hof, so it has its own local council.