Brotterode-Trusetal is a town in the Schmalkalden-Meiningen district, in Thuringia, Germany. It was named after the town Brotterode and the German river Truse that flows through the municipality. It was formed on 1 December 2011 by the merger of the former municipalities Brotterode and Trusetal.

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Protestant church in Brotterode
Protestant church in Brotterode
Coat of arms of Brotterode-Trusetal
Coat of arms
Location of Brotterode-Trusetal within Schmalkalden-Meiningen district
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Brotterode-Trusetal is located in Germany
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Brotterode-Trusetal
Brotterode-Trusetal is located in Thuringia
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Brotterode-Trusetal
Coordinates: 50°49′29.79″N 10°26′44.27″E / 50.8249417°N 10.4456306°E / 50.8249417; 10.4456306Coordinates: 50°49′29.79″N 10°26′44.27″E / 50.8249417°N 10.4456306°E / 50.8249417; 10.4456306
CountryGermany
StateThuringia
DistrictSchmalkalden-Meiningen
Area
 • Total49.69 km2 (19.19 sq mi)
Elevation
595 m (1,952 ft)
Population
 (2017-12-31)[1]
 • Total6,090
 • Density120/km2 (320/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
98599
Dialling codes036840
Vehicle registrationSM

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden, Gemeinschaftsfreie Gemeinde, erfüllende/beauftragende Gemeinden, Verwaltungsgemeinschaft/Mitgliedsgemeinden in Thüringen". Thüringer Landesamt für Statistik (in German). September 2018.