Roßleben is a town and a former municipality in the Kyffhäuserkreis district, with a population of 4,885 (2017). It is located in Thuringia, Germany. Since 1 January 2019, it is part of the town Roßleben-Wiehe. It is situated on the river Unstrut, 22 km southeast of Sangerhausen.

Roßleben
Ortsteil of Roßleben-Wiehe
Parish church
Parish church
Coat of arms of Roßleben
Coat of arms
Location of Roßleben
Roßleben is located in Germany
Roßleben
Roßleben
Roßleben is located in Thuringia
Roßleben
Roßleben
Coordinates: 51°17′52″N 11°26′0″E / 51.29778°N 11.43333°E / 51.29778; 11.43333Coordinates: 51°17′52″N 11°26′0″E / 51.29778°N 11.43333°E / 51.29778; 11.43333
CountryGermany
StateThuringia
DistrictKyffhäuserkreis
TownRoßleben-Wiehe
Subdivisions3
Area
 • Total33.42 km2 (12.90 sq mi)
Elevation
119 m (390 ft)
Population
 (2017-12-31)
 • Total4,885
 • Density150/km2 (380/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
06571
Dialling codes034672
Vehicle registrationKYF
Websitewww.stadt-rossleben.de

Population developmentEdit

  • 1994: 5157
  • 1996: 5063
  • 1998: 4848
  • 2000: 6735
  • 2002: 6403
  • 2004: 6192
  • 2006: 5987
  • 2008: 5724
  • 2010: 5540
  • 2012: 5323
  • 2014: 5149
  • 2015: 5065

From 1999 with districts

Data source: Statistical office Thuringia

Sons and daughters of the townEdit

 
Johannes Steinhoff in 1966

ReferencesEdit