Lugau is a town in the district Erzgebirgskreis, in the Free State of Saxony, Germany and twinned with Smithfield in Ireland. It is situated 17 km east of Zwickau, and 17 km southwest of Chemnitz.

Lugau
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Coat of arms of Lugau
Coat of arms
Location of Lugau within Erzgebirgskreis district
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Lugau is located in Germany
Lugau
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Lugau is located in Saxony
Lugau
Lugau
Coordinates: 50°44′18″N 12°44′47″E / 50.73833°N 12.74639°E / 50.73833; 12.74639Coordinates: 50°44′18″N 12°44′47″E / 50.73833°N 12.74639°E / 50.73833; 12.74639
CountryGermany
StateSaxony
DistrictErzgebirgskreis
Municipal assoc.Lugau (Erzgebirge)
Government
 • MayorThomas Weikert (The Left)
Area
 • Total22.2 km2 (8.6 sq mi)
Elevation
400 m (1,300 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total8,013
 • Density360/km2 (930/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
09385
Dialling codes037295
Vehicle registrationERZ
Websitewww.lugau-erzgebirge.de

ReferencesEdit

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