Radibor, in Sorbian Radwor, is a municipality in Saxony in Germany. It is situated in Upper Lusatia about 10 km north of Bautzen, which is also the main city of the District of Bautzen to which Radibor belongs.

Radibor/Radwor
Radibor - Dorfplatz - Alte Pfarrkirche 02 ies.jpg
Location of Radibor/Radwor within Bautzen district
Radibor in BZ.svg
Radibor/Radwor is located in Germany
Radibor/Radwor
Radibor/Radwor
Radibor/Radwor is located in Saxony
Radibor/Radwor
Radibor/Radwor
Coordinates: 51°15′N 14°24′E / 51.250°N 14.400°E / 51.250; 14.400Coordinates: 51°15′N 14°24′E / 51.250°N 14.400°E / 51.250; 14.400
CountryGermany
StateSaxony
DistrictBautzen
Government
 • MayorVinzenz Baberschke (CDU)
Area
 • Total61.93 km2 (23.91 sq mi)
Elevation
165 m (541 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total3,135
 • Density51/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
02627
Dialling codes035935
Vehicle registrationBZ, BIW, HY, KM
Websiteradibor.de

Radibor was first mentioned in a written source in 1359. Its name is of Sorbian origin and generally means "place of the council". The municipality belongs to the central settlement area of the Sorbs.

Following villages belong to the municipality of Radibor:

  • Bornitz (Boranecy), 125 inh.
  • Brohna (Bronjo), 73 inh.
  • Camina (Kamjenej), 119 inh.
  • Cölln (Chelno), 356 inh.
  • Droben (Droby), 89 inh.
  • Großbrösern (Wulki Přezdrěń), 46 inh.
  • Lippitsch (Lipič), 193 inh.
  • Lomske (Łomsk), 205 inh.
  • Luppa (Łupoj), 205 inh.
  • Luppedubrau (Łupjanska Dubrawka), 79 inh.
  • Luttowitz (Lutobč), 162 inh.
  • Merka (Měrkow), 139 inh.
  • Milkel (Minakał), 420 inh.
  • Milkwitz (Miłkecy), 113 inh.
  • Neu-Bornitz (Nowe Boranecy), 61 inh.
  • Neu-Brohna (Nowe Bronjo), 20 inh.
  • Quoos (Chasow), 156 inh.
  • Radibor (Radwor), 704 inh.
  • Schwarzadler (Čorny Hodler), 37 inh.
  • Teicha (Hat), 75 inh.
  • Wessel (Wjesel), 99 inh.

PeopleEdit

ReferencesEdit

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