Kalbe is a town in the Altmarkkreis Salzwedel (district), in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. It is situated approximately 15 km north of Gardelegen, on the river Milde. To avoid confusion with Calbe, it is also called Kalbe an der Milde.

Kalbe, Saxony-Anhalt
Coat of arms of Kalbe, Saxony-Anhalt
Coat of arms
Location of Kalbe, Saxony-Anhalt within Altmarkkreis Salzwedel district
Kalbe (Milde) in SAW.png
Kalbe, Saxony-Anhalt is located in Germany
Kalbe, Saxony-Anhalt
Kalbe, Saxony-Anhalt
Kalbe, Saxony-Anhalt is located in Saxony-Anhalt
Kalbe, Saxony-Anhalt
Kalbe, Saxony-Anhalt
Coordinates: 52°38′00″N 11°24′00″E / 52.6333°N 11.4000°E / 52.6333; 11.4000Coordinates: 52°38′00″N 11°24′00″E / 52.6333°N 11.4000°E / 52.6333; 11.4000
CountryGermany
StateSaxony-Anhalt
DistrictAltmarkkreis Salzwedel
Government
 • MayorKarsten Ruth
Area
 • Total272.51 km2 (105.22 sq mi)
Elevation
29 m (95 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total7,594
 • Density28/km2 (72/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
39624, 39638
Dialling codes039080, 039009, 039030, 039081, 039085
Vehicle registrationSAW
Websitewww.vg-arendsee-
kalbe.de

Kalbe an der Milde was the location of the World War II German Naval VLF Goliath transmitter complex.

Kalbe is home to D. Dornblüth & Sohn, a small luxury watch maker.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden – Stand: 31. Dezember 2018" (PDF). Statistisches Landesamt Sachsen-Anhalt (in German).