Neukieritzsch is a municipality in the Leipzig district, in Saxony, Germany. On 1 April 2008, the former municipality of Lobstädt was incorporated into Neukieritzsch. On 1 July 2014, the former municipality of Deutzen was incorporated into Neukieritzsch.

Neukieritzsch
Coat of arms of Neukieritzsch
Coat of arms
Location of Neukieritzsch within Leipzig district
Neukieritzsch in L.svg
Neukieritzsch is located in Germany
Neukieritzsch
Neukieritzsch
Neukieritzsch is located in Saxony
Neukieritzsch
Neukieritzsch
Coordinates: 51°9′5″N 12°24′35″E / 51.15139°N 12.40972°E / 51.15139; 12.40972Coordinates: 51°9′5″N 12°24′35″E / 51.15139°N 12.40972°E / 51.15139; 12.40972
CountryGermany
StateSaxony
DistrictLeipzig
Subdivisions5
Government
 • MayorHenry Graichen
Area
 • Total56.96 km2 (21.99 sq mi)
Elevation
143 m (469 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total6,908
 • Density120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
04575
Dialling codes03 43 42
Vehicle registrationL, BNA, GHA, GRM, MTL, WUR
Websitewww.neukieritzsch.de

Geography and TransportEdit

Neukieritzsch lies in the Leipzig Basin approximately 25 km south of Leipzig and 9 km north west of Borna.

DemographicsEdit

Historical PopulationEdit

Population (as of 31 December each year):

  • 1998: 4418
  • 1999: 4183
  • 2000: 3908
  • 2001: 3740
  • 2002: 3700
  • 2003: 3651
  • 2004: 3384
  • 2007: 5938
  • 2009: 5740
  • 2012: 5406
  • 2013: 5327
  • 2014: 6897
Data: Statistical Office of Saxony


Economy and InfrastructureEdit

 
Municipal office
 
School

Neukieritzsch station is situated on the Leipzig–Hof railway of the Saxon Bavarian Railway Company and the Neukieritzsch–Chemnitz railway, as well as the former Neukieritzsch–Pegau railway.

ReferencesEdit

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