Neukieritzsch

Neukieritzsch is a municipality in the Leipzig district, in Saxony, Germany. On 1 April 2008, the former municipality of Lobstädt was incorporated into Neukieritzsch. On 1 July 2014, the former municipality of Deutzen was incorporated into Neukieritzsch.

Neukieritzsch

Coat of arms
Location of Neukieritzsch within Leipzig district
Neukieritzsch
Neukieritzsch
Coordinates: 51°9′5″N 12°24′35″E
CountryGermany
StateSaxony
DistrictLeipzig
Subdivisions5
Government
  MayorHenry Graichen
Area
  Total56.96 km2 (21.99 sq mi)
Elevation
143 m (469 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
  Total6,908
  Density120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
04575
Dialling codes03 43 42
Vehicle registrationL, BNA, GHA, GRM, MTL, WUR
Websitewww.neukieritzsch.de

Geography and Transport

Neukieritzsch lies in the Leipzig Basin approximately 25 km south of Leipzig and 9 km north west of Borna.

Demographics

Historical Population

Population (as of 31 December each year):

  • 1998: 4418
  • 1999: 4183
  • 2000: 3908
  • 2001: 3740
  • 2002: 3700
  • 2003: 3651
  • 2004: 3384
  • 2007: 5938
  • 2009: 5740
  • 2012: 5406
  • 2013: 5327
  • 2014: 6897
Data: Statistical Office of Saxony


Economy and Infrastructure

Neukieritzsch station is situated on the Leipzig–Hof railway of the Saxon Bavarian Railway Company and the Neukieritzsch–Chemnitz railway, as well as the former Neukieritzsch–Pegau railway.

References

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