Plattenburg is a municipality in the Prignitz district, in Brandenburg, Germany. It is named after the water castle of Plattenburg which is located in the district.

Plattenburg
Coat of arms of Plattenburg
Coat of arms
Location of Plattenburg within Prignitz district
Plattenburg in PR.png
Plattenburg is located in Germany
Plattenburg
Plattenburg
Plattenburg is located in Brandenburg
Plattenburg
Plattenburg
Coordinates: 52°58′00″N 12°01′59″E / 52.96667°N 12.03306°E / 52.96667; 12.03306Coordinates: 52°58′00″N 12°01′59″E / 52.96667°N 12.03306°E / 52.96667; 12.03306
CountryGermany
StateBrandenburg
DistrictPrignitz
Government
 • MayorAnja Kramer
Area
 • Total200.76 km2 (77.51 sq mi)
Elevation
32 m (105 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total3,297
 • Density16/km2 (43/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
19336
Dialling codes038796
Vehicle registrationPR
Websitewww.plattenburg.de

DemographyEdit

YearPop.±% p.a.
1875 6,113—    
1890 5,589−0.60%
1910 5,592+0.00%
1925 5,852+0.30%
1933 5,505−0.76%
1939 5,384−0.37%
1946 8,816+7.30%
1950 8,827+0.03%
1964 6,571−2.09%
1971 6,351−0.49%
1981 5,141−2.09%
1985 5,265+0.60%
1989 5,270+0.02%
1990 5,146−2.35%
YearPop.±% p.a.
1991 4,973−3.36%
1992 4,889−1.69%
1993 4,933+0.90%
1994 4,782−3.06%
1995 4,693−1.86%
1996 4,600−1.98%
1997 4,390−4.57%
1998 4,317−1.66%
1999 4,197−2.78%
2000 4,177−0.48%
2001 4,165−0.29%
2002 4,134−0.74%
2003 4,092−1.02%
2004 4,041−1.25%
YearPop.±% p.a.
2005 3,977−1.58%
2006 3,954−0.58%
2007 3,867−2.20%
2008 3,815−1.34%
2009 3,750−1.70%
2010 3,712−1.01%
2011 3,542−4.58%
2012 3,471−2.00%
2013 3,449−0.63%
2014 3,415−0.99%
2015 3,413−0.06%
2016 3,412−0.03%
2017 3,325−2.55%

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