Kirchberg is a town in the Zwickau district, in the Free State of Saxony, Germany. It is situated at the western end of the Ore Mountains, 11 km south of Zwickau.

Kirchberg
Coat of arms of Kirchberg
Coat of arms
Location of Kirchberg within Zwickau district
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Kirchberg is located in Germany
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Kirchberg is located in Saxony
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Coordinates: 50°37′20″N 12°31′32″E / 50.62222°N 12.52556°E / 50.62222; 12.52556Coordinates: 50°37′20″N 12°31′32″E / 50.62222°N 12.52556°E / 50.62222; 12.52556
CountryGermany
StateSaxony
DistrictZwickau
Government
 • MayorDorothee Obst
Area
 • Total39.58 km2 (15.28 sq mi)
Elevation
349 m (1,145 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total8,242
 • Density210/km2 (540/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
08107
Dialling codes37602
Vehicle registrationZ
Websitewww.kirchberg.de
Panorama of Kirchberg

Sons and daughters of the cityEdit

  • Christoph Graupner (1683-1760), musician and composer. The high school in Kirchberg is named after him.
  • Robert Seidel (1850-1933), politician, took part in the founding congress of the SPD. There is a street named after him in Kirchberg.


See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung des Freistaates Sachsen jeweils am Monatsende ausgewählter Berichtsmonate nach Gemeinden" (PDF). Statistisches Landesamt des Freistaates Sachsen (in German). July 2019.