Buttelstedt is a town and a former municipality in the Weimarer Land district, in Thuringia, Germany. It is situated 11 km north of Weimar. Since 1 January 2019, it is part of the town Am Ettersberg.

Buttelstedt
Ortsteil of Am Ettersberg
Coat of arms of Buttelstedt
Coat of arms
Location of Buttelstedt
Buttelstedt is located in Germany
Buttelstedt
Buttelstedt
Buttelstedt is located in Thuringia
Buttelstedt
Buttelstedt
Coordinates: 51°4′27″N 11°20′28″E / 51.07417°N 11.34111°E / 51.07417; 11.34111Coordinates: 51°4′27″N 11°20′28″E / 51.07417°N 11.34111°E / 51.07417; 11.34111
CountryGermany
StateThuringia
DistrictWeimarer Land
TownAm Ettersberg
Area
 • Total18.82 km2 (7.27 sq mi)
Elevation
200 m (700 ft)
Population
 (2017-12-31)
 • Total1,317
 • Density70/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
99439
Dialling codes036451
Vehicle registrationAP
Websitewww.vg-buttelstedt.de

HistoryEdit

Within the German Empire (1871-1918), Buttelstedt was part of the Grand Duchy of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach.

Notable people from ButtelstedtEdit

 
August Wilhelm Hupel

ReferencesEdit