Sandau is a town in the district of Stendal, in Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany. It is situated on the right bank of the Elbe, approx. 5 km (3.1 mi) south of Havelberg. It is part of the Verbandsgemeinde ("collective municipality") Elbe-Havel-Land.

Sandau
Coat of arms of Sandau
Coat of arms
Location of Sandau within Stendal district
Sandau (Elbe) in SDL.png
Sandau is located in Germany
Sandau
Sandau
Sandau is located in Saxony-Anhalt
Sandau
Sandau
Coordinates: 52°47′0″N 12°3′0″E / 52.78333°N 12.05000°E / 52.78333; 12.05000Coordinates: 52°47′0″N 12°3′0″E / 52.78333°N 12.05000°E / 52.78333; 12.05000
CountryGermany
StateSaxony-Anhalt
DistrictStendal
Municipal assoc.Elbe-Havel-Land
Government
 • MayorHenry Wagner
Area
 • Total18.58 km2 (7.17 sq mi)
Elevation
27 m (89 ft)
Population
 (2017-12-31)[1]
 • Total868
 • Density47/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
39524
Dialling codes039383
Vehicle registrationSDL
Websitewww.sandau.de

The Sandau Ferry, a cable ferry across the Elbe, connects Sandau to Büttnershof.

Tower of the Lutheran Church
Castle Sandau

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden – Stand: 31. Dezember 2017" (PDF). Statistisches Landesamt Sachsen-Anhalt (in German).