Drogen is a village and a former municipality in the district Altenburger Land, in Thuringia, Germany. Since 1 January 2019, it is part of the town Schmölln.

Drogen
Ortsteil of Schmölln
DrogenWegweiser01.jpg
Location of Drogen
Drogen is located in Germany
Drogen
Drogen
Drogen is located in Thuringia
Drogen
Drogen
Coordinates: 50°55′3″N 12°18′59″E / 50.91750°N 12.31639°E / 50.91750; 12.31639Coordinates: 50°55′3″N 12°18′59″E / 50.91750°N 12.31639°E / 50.91750; 12.31639
CountryGermany
StateThuringia
DistrictAltenburger Land
TownSchmölln
Area
 • Total4.26 km2 (1.64 sq mi)
Elevation
265 m (869 ft)
Population
 (2017-12-31)
 • Total123
 • Density29/km2 (75/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
04626
Dialling codes034491
Vehicle registrationABG

GeographyEdit

Neighboring municipalitiesEdit

Municipalities near Drogen include Altkirchen, Dobitschen, Nöbdenitz, the city of Schmölln, and Wildenbörten.

Municipal organizationEdit

The municipality of Drogen consisted of two subdivisions: Drogen and Mohlis.

TriviaEdit

Drogen has an unusual name (It means Drugs in German), which has resulted in its street sign being frequently stolen.

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