Dornburg-Camburg is a town in the Saale-Holzland district, in Thuringia, Germany. It was created on 1 December 2008, when the towns Dornburg and Camburg and the municipality Dorndorf-Steudnitz were merged.

Dornburg-Camburg
Location of Dornburg-Camburg within Saale-Holzland-Kreis district
Dornburg-Camburg in SHK.svg
Dornburg-Camburg is located in Germany
Dornburg-Camburg
Dornburg-Camburg
Dornburg-Camburg is located in Thuringia
Dornburg-Camburg
Dornburg-Camburg
Coordinates: 51°3′14″N 11°42′27″E / 51.05389°N 11.70750°E / 51.05389; 11.70750Coordinates: 51°3′14″N 11°42′27″E / 51.05389°N 11.70750°E / 51.05389; 11.70750
CountryGermany
StateThuringia
DistrictSaale-Holzland-Kreis
Municipal assoc.Dornburg-Camburg
Government
 • MayorDorothea Storch (CDU)
Area
 • Total30.72 km2 (11.86 sq mi)
Elevation
130 m (430 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total5,426
 • Density180/km2 (460/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
07774, 07778 (Domburg)
Dialling codes036421
Vehicle registrationSHK, EIS, SRO
Websitewww.stadt-camburg.de

HistoryEdit

Within the German Empire (1871-1918), Dornburg and Dorndorf-Steudnitz were part of the Grand Duchy of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, while Camburg was part of the Duchy of Saxe-Meiningen.

 
Camburg castle (2004)

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.