Havelsee is a town in the Potsdam-Mittelmark district, in Brandenburg, Germany. It is situated on the river Havel, 12 km northwest of Brandenburg.

Havelsee
Coat of arms of Havelsee
Coat of arms
Location of Havelsee within Potsdam-Mittelmark district
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Havelsee is located in Germany
Havelsee
Havelsee
Havelsee is located in Brandenburg
Havelsee
Havelsee
Coordinates: 52°30′00″N 12°28′00″E / 52.50000°N 12.46667°E / 52.50000; 12.46667Coordinates: 52°30′00″N 12°28′00″E / 52.50000°N 12.46667°E / 52.50000; 12.46667
CountryGermany
StateBrandenburg
DistrictPotsdam-Mittelmark
Municipal assoc.Beetzsee
Subdivisions8 Ortsteile
Government
 • MayorGünter Noack (Ind.)
Area
 • Total66.60 km2 (25.71 sq mi)
Elevation
39 m (128 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total3,242
 • Density49/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
14778, 14798
Dialling codes033834
Vehicle registrationPM
Websitewww.havelsee.de

The Pritzerbe Ferry, a vehicular cable ferry, crosses the Havel between Havelsee and Kützkow.

MayorEdit

The mayor of Havelsee since 2003 is Günther Noack, he was reelected in 2014 with 83,4 % of the votes.[2]

 
School house in Pritzerbe
 
Church in Kirchefohrde

Protected areasEdit

Over 80% of the area of the borough of Havelsee is covered by overlapping protected areas of various types. These include the natural monument of Weißes Fenn Marzahne as well as 3 nature reserves and 4 SACs.

PersonalitiesEdit

DemographyEdit

 
Development of population since 1875 within the current Boundaries (Blue Line: Population; Dotted Line: Comparison to Population development in Brandenburg state; Grey Background: Time of Nazi Germany; Red Background: Time of communist East Germany)
YearPop.±% p.a.
1875 4,164—    
1890 4,351+0.29%
1910 3,992−0.43%
1925 3,857−0.23%
1933 3,960+0.33%
1939 4,419+1.84%
1946 5,117+2.12%
1950 5,093−0.12%
1964 3,953−1.79%
1971 3,770−0.67%
1981 3,170−1.72%
1985 3,076−0.75%
1989 2,923−1.27%
1990 2,858−2.22%
1991 2,775−2.90%
1992 2,774−0.04%
1993 2,810+1.30%
1994 2,907+3.45%
1995 3,125+7.50%
1996 3,392+8.54%
YearPop.±% p.a.
1997 3,546+4.54%
1998 3,670+3.50%
1999 3,709+1.06%
2000 3,737+0.75%
2001 3,712−0.67%
2002 3,681−0.84%
2003 3,613−1.85%
2004 3,562−1.41%
2005 3,523−1.09%
2006 3,516−0.20%
2007 3,490−0.74%
2008 3,512+0.63%
2009 3,493−0.54%
2010 3,503+0.29%
2011 3,431−2.06%
2012 3,349−2.39%
2013 3,275−2.21%
2014 3,268−0.21%
2015 3,234−1.04%
2016 3,244+0.31%

External linksEdit

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. ^ "Bekanntmachung des endgültigen Wahlergebnisses sowie der Name des gewählten Bewerbers zur Wahl des Bürgermeisters der Stadt Havelsee am 25.05.2014" (PDF) (in German). Mühlenberg, Wahlleiterin. 3 June 2014.
  3. ^ Detailed data sources are to be found in the Wikimedia Commons.Population Projection Brandenburg at Wikimedia Commons