Hermsdorf is a town in the Saale-Holzland district of the state of Thuringia in eastern Germany. It is especially known for the motorway junction "Hermsdorfer Kreuz" where the two German autobahns A 4 (Frankfurt - Dresden) and A 9 (Berlin - Munich) meet.

Hermsdorf
Coat of arms of Hermsdorf
Coat of arms
Location of Hermsdorf within Saale-Holzland-Kreis district
Hermsdorf in SHK.svg
Hermsdorf is located in Germany
Hermsdorf
Hermsdorf
Hermsdorf is located in Thuringia
Hermsdorf
Hermsdorf
Coordinates: 50°53′53″N 11°51′24″E / 50.89806°N 11.85667°E / 50.89806; 11.85667Coordinates: 50°53′53″N 11°51′24″E / 50.89806°N 11.85667°E / 50.89806; 11.85667
CountryGermany
StateThuringia
DistrictSaale-Holzland-Kreis
Municipal assoc.Hermsdorf
Government
 • MayorGerd Pillau (Ind.)
Area
 • Total7.51 km2 (2.90 sq mi)
Elevation
330 m (1,080 ft)
Population
 (2017-12-31)[1]
 • Total7,802
 • Density1,000/km2 (2,700/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
07629
Dialling codes036601
Vehicle registrationSHK, EIS, SRO
Websitewww.hermsdorf-thueringen.de
This article is about Hermsdorf, Thuringia. For other places called Hermsdorf, see Hermsdorf or de:Hermsdorf.

Hermsdorf-Klosterlausnitz station is on the Weimar–Gera railway.

PersonalitiesEdit

  • Petra Lux (born 1956), Civil rights activist and Taichi teacher

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden, Gemeinschaftsfreie Gemeinde, erfüllende/beauftragende Gemeinden, Verwaltungsgemeinschaft/Mitgliedsgemeinden in Thüringen". Thüringer Landesamt für Statistik (in German). September 2018.

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