Cumlosen is a municipality in the Prignitz district, in Brandenburg, Germany.

Cumlosen
Location of Cumlosen within Prignitz district
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Cumlosen is located in Germany
Cumlosen
Cumlosen
Cumlosen is located in Brandenburg
Cumlosen
Cumlosen
Coordinates: 53°01′59″N 11°40′00″E / 53.03306°N 11.66667°E / 53.03306; 11.66667Coordinates: 53°01′59″N 11°40′00″E / 53.03306°N 11.66667°E / 53.03306; 11.66667
CountryGermany
StateBrandenburg
DistrictPrignitz
Municipal assoc.Lenzen-Elbtalaue
Subdivisions3 Ortsteile
Government
 • MayorHarald Pohle (UBC)
Area
 • Total21.85 km2 (8.44 sq mi)
Elevation
20 m (70 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total717
 • Density33/km2 (85/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
19322
Dialling codes038794
Vehicle registrationPR
Websitewww.cumlosen.de
The church

HistoryEdit

Between 1945 and 1990 Cumlosen served as East German inner German border crossing for inland navigation on the Elbe. The crossing was open for freight vessels navigating between Czechoslovakia, the Soviet Zone of occupation in Germany (till 1949, thereafter the East German Democratic Republic, or West Berlin and the British zone of occupation (till 1949) and thereafter the West German Federal Republic of Germany. The traffic was subject to the Interzonal traffic regulations and that between West Germany and West Berlin was subject to the special regulations of the Transit Agreement (1972).

DemographyEdit

 
Development of Population since 1875 within the Current Boundaries (Blue Line: Population; Dotted Line: Comparison to Population Development of Brandenburg state; Grey Background: Time of Nazi rule; Red Background: Time of Communist rule)
YearPop.±% p.a.
1875 1,292—    
1890 1,188−0.56%
1910 1,178−0.04%
1925 1,240+0.34%
1933 1,235−0.05%
1939 1,328+1.22%
1946 1,779+4.27%
1950 1,648−1.89%
1964 1,048−3.18%
1971 1,016−0.44%
1981 859−1.66%
1985 857−0.06%
1989 855−0.06%
1990 841−1.64%
1991 845+0.48%
1992 812−3.91%
1993 815+0.37%
1994 823+0.98%
1995 834+1.34%
1996 838+0.48%
YearPop.±% p.a.
1997 861+2.74%
1998 880+2.21%
1999 899+2.16%
2000 905+0.67%
2001 899−0.66%
2002 892−0.78%
2003 901+1.01%
2004 897−0.44%
2005 893−0.45%
2006 886−0.78%
2007 866−2.26%
2008 856−1.15%
2009 835−2.45%
2010 809−3.11%
2011 791−2.22%
2012 787−0.51%
2013 772−1.91%
2014 757−1.94%
2015 734−3.04%
2016 723−1.50%

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung im Land Brandenburg nach amtsfreien Gemeinden, Ämtern und Gemeinden 31. Dezember 2018". Amt für Statistik Berlin-Brandenburg (in German). July 2019.
  2. ^ Detailed data sources are to be found in the Wikimedia Commons.Population Projection Brandenburg at Wikimedia Commons