Neusalza-Spremberg is a town in the district Görlitz, in the Free State of Saxony, Germany. It is situated on the border with the Czech Republic, on the river Spree, 6 km northwest of Ebersbach, and 17 km southeast of Bautzen.

Neusalza-Spremberg
Pestalozzi School
Pestalozzi School
Coat of arms of Neusalza-Spremberg
Coat of arms
Location of Neusalza-Spremberg within Görlitz district
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Neusalza-Spremberg is located in Germany
Neusalza-Spremberg
Neusalza-Spremberg
Neusalza-Spremberg is located in Saxony
Neusalza-Spremberg
Neusalza-Spremberg
Coordinates: 51°2′20″N 14°31′46″E / 51.03889°N 14.52944°E / 51.03889; 14.52944Coordinates: 51°2′20″N 14°31′46″E / 51.03889°N 14.52944°E / 51.03889; 14.52944
CountryGermany
StateSaxony
DistrictGörlitz
Municipal assoc.Neusalza-Spremberg
Subdivisions4
Government
 • MayorMatthias Lehmann (CDU)
Area
 • Total23.89 km2 (9.22 sq mi)
Elevation
325 m (1,066 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total3,337
 • Density140/km2 (360/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
02742
Dialling codes035872
Vehicle registrationGR
Websitewww.neusalza-spremberg.de

Number of inhabitantsEdit

  • 1925: 3.675
  • 1939: 3.701
  • 1946: 4.436
  • 1950: 4.723
  • 1964: 4.204
  • 1990: 2.862
  • 2000: 2.567
  • 2005: 2.488
  • 2006: 2.442
  • 2007: 3:.812 (after incorporation of Friedersdorf)
  • 2009: 3.691
  • 2012: 3.453
  • 2013: 3.420
  • 2015: 3.356

MayorEdit

Matthias Lehmann was reelected in June 2015.[2]

Sons and daughters of the town and its district FriedersdorfEdit

  • Karl Thieme (1862-1932), theologian, extraordinary professor for Theology at the University of Leipzig
  • Paul Reichelt (1898-1981), German General of the Wehrmacht and the Bundeswehr

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung des Freistaates Sachsen jeweils am Monatsende ausgewählter Berichtsmonate nach Gemeinden" (PDF). Statistisches Landesamt des Freistaates Sachsen (in German). July 2019.
  2. ^ https://www.statistik.sachsen.de/wpr_alt/pkg_s10_bmlr.prc_ergli_lr?p_bz_bzid=BM151&p_ebene=LK&p_ort=14626