Crossen an der Elster is a municipality in the district Saale-Holzland, in Thuringia, Germany.

Crossen an der Elster
Location of Crossen an der Elster within Saale-Holzland-Kreis district
Crossen in SHK.svg
Crossen an der Elster is located in Germany
Crossen an der Elster
Crossen an der Elster
Crossen an der Elster is located in Thuringia
Crossen an der Elster
Crossen an der Elster
Coordinates: 50°58′35″N 11°58′40″E / 50.97639°N 11.97778°E / 50.97639; 11.97778Coordinates: 50°58′35″N 11°58′40″E / 50.97639°N 11.97778°E / 50.97639; 11.97778
CountryGermany
StateThuringia
DistrictSaale-Holzland-Kreis
Municipal assoc.Heideland-Elstertal-Schkölen
Subdivisions3
Government
 • MayorUwe Berndt (Die Linke)
Area
 • Total10.74 km2 (4.15 sq mi)
Elevation
176 m (577 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total1,510
 • Density140/km2 (360/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
07613
Dialling codes036693
Vehicle registrationSHK, EIS, SRO
Websitewww.crossen.de

It is home to the Crossen Palace, a Baroque building with an Italian-style decorated ballroom.

Crossen castle (2008)

MayorEdit

The honorary mayor Uwe Berndt (The Left) was elected in June 2014. [2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden, erfüllenden Gemeinden und Verwaltungsgemeinschaften nach Geschlecht in Thüringen Gebietsstand: 31.12.2018". Thüringer Landesamt für Statistik (in German). September 2019.
  2. ^ "Kommunalwahlen in Thüringen 2014. Bürgermeisterwahlen 2014 in Thüringen. Vorläufige Ergebnisse" (in German). Der Landeswahlleiter. Retrieved 2014-06-13.