Holzdorf (Jessen)

Holzdorf is a village in the municipality of Jessen (Elster) in the district of Wittenberg in the German state of Saxony-Anhalt. It has about 1,400 inhabitants. Previously a separate municipality in the district of Kremitz, it became part of the amalgamated municipality of Jessen on 1 March 2004.[1]

Holzdorf (Jessen)
Location of Holzdorf on a map of Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
Location of Holzdorf on a map of Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
Holzdorf
Location of Holzdorf in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
Coordinates: 51°46′46″N 13°06′40″E / 51.77944°N 13.11111°E / 51.77944; 13.11111Coordinates: 51°46′46″N 13°06′40″E / 51.77944°N 13.11111°E / 51.77944; 13.11111
CountryGermany
StateSaxony-Anhalt
DistrictWittenberg
MunicipalityJessen
Elevation
77 m (253 ft)
Population
 • Total1,400
Postleitzahl
06926
Vorwahl035389

Holzdorf, with various shops and doctors' offices, is a regional center for the surrounding villages. In addition to farming, the nearby Schönewalde/Holzdorf Air Base with about 400 staff, is the main source of income of the residents. The air base itself is within the city Schönewalde in Brandenburg.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Gemeindegebietsveränderungen vom 1. Juli 1994 bis 30. Juni 2007" (in German). Statistische Landesamt Sachsen-Anhalt. Retrieved 11 December 2009.

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