Colbitz

Colbitz is a municipality in the Börde district in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany.

Colbitz
Church of Saint Nicholas
Church of Saint Nicholas
Coat of arms of Colbitz
Coat of arms
Location of Colbitz within Börde district
Colbitz in BK.png
Colbitz is located in Germany
Colbitz
Colbitz
Colbitz is located in Saxony-Anhalt
Colbitz
Colbitz
Coordinates: 52°19′N 11°37′E / 52.317°N 11.617°E / 52.317; 11.617Coordinates: 52°19′N 11°37′E / 52.317°N 11.617°E / 52.317; 11.617
CountryGermany
StateSaxony-Anhalt
DistrictBörde
Municipal assoc.Elbe-Heide
Subdivisions4
Government
 • MayorEckhard Liebrecht
Area
 • Total71.85 km2 (27.74 sq mi)
Elevation
67 m (220 ft)
Population
 (2019-12-31)[1]
 • Total3,251
 • Density45/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
39326
Dialling codes039207
Vehicle registrationBK
Websitewww.gemeinde-colbitz.de

Colbitz is well known for its "Colbitzer" beer and the Colbitz-Letzlinger Heide. The Colbitz-Letzlinger Heide is found in the northern area of Colbitz, but most parts of the heath landscape are used by the Bundeswehr - the German Army.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden – Stand: 31. Dezember 2019" (PDF). Statistisches Landesamt Sachsen-Anhalt (in German).