Ketzin (official name: Ketzin/Havel) is a town in the Havelland district, in Brandenburg, Germany. It is situated on the river Havel, 17 km northwest of Potsdam, and 40 km west of Berlin.

Ketzin
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Ketzin
Coat of arms
Location of Ketzin within Havelland district
Ketzin-Havel in HVL.png
Ketzin is located in Germany
Ketzin
Ketzin
Ketzin is located in Brandenburg
Ketzin
Ketzin
Coordinates: 52°28′11″N 12°50′42″E / 52.46972°N 12.84500°E / 52.46972; 12.84500Coordinates: 52°28′11″N 12°50′42″E / 52.46972°N 12.84500°E / 52.46972; 12.84500
CountryGermany
StateBrandenburg
DistrictHavelland
Government
 • MayorBernd Lück (FDP)
Area
 • Total92.79 km2 (35.83 sq mi)
Elevation
32 m (105 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total6,498
 • Density70/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
14669
Dialling codes033233
Vehicle registrationHVL
Websitewww.ketzin.de

Contents

HistoryEdit

DemographyEdit

YearPop.±% p.a.
1875 6,320—    
1890 7,699+1.32%
1910 7,804+0.07%
1925 6,808−0.91%
1933 7,000+0.35%
1939 6,896−0.25%
1946 10,297+5.89%
1950 10,149−0.36%
1964 7,821−1.84%
1971 8,031+0.38%
1981 7,008−1.35%
1985 6,883−0.45%
1989 6,614−0.99%
1990 6,488−1.91%
YearPop.±% p.a.
1991 6,419−1.06%
1992 6,444+0.39%
1993 6,432−0.19%
1994 6,450+0.28%
1995 6,416−0.53%
1996 6,368−0.75%
1997 6,338−0.47%
1998 6,402+1.01%
1999 6,405+0.05%
2000 6,442+0.58%
2001 6,471+0.45%
2002 6,504+0.51%
2003 6,503−0.02%
2004 6,487−0.25%
YearPop.±% p.a.
2005 6,541+0.83%
2006 6,483−0.89%
2007 6,488+0.08%
2008 6,448−0.62%
2009 6,403−0.70%
2010 6,405+0.03%
2011 6,379−0.41%
2012 6,405+0.41%
2013 6,389−0.25%
2014 6,355−0.53%
2015 6,412+0.90%
2016 6,474+0.97%
2017 6,503+0.45%

GeographyEdit

The town counts 6 Ortsteile (civil parishes): Etzin, Falkenrehde, Knoblauch, Paretz, Tremmen and Zachow.

TransportEdit

The Ketzin Cable Ferry, a vehicular cable ferry, crosses the Havel between Ketzin and Schmergow.

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. ^ Detailed data sources are to be found in the Wikimedia Commons.Population Projection Brandenburg at Wikimedia Commons

External linksEdit

  Media related to Ketzin/Havel at Wikimedia Commons