Schildau is a small town in the district Nordsachsen, in the Free State of Saxony, Germany. It is located 12 km southwest of Torgau and 40 km east of Leipzig. Since 1 January 2013, it is part of the town Belgern-Schildau.

Schildau
Stadtteil of Belgern-Schildau
Schildau City Hall
Schildau City Hall
Coat of arms of Schildau
Coat of arms
Location of Schildau
Schildau is located in Germany
Schildau
Schildau
Schildau is located in Saxony
Schildau
Schildau
Coordinates: 51°27′N 12°56′E / 51.450°N 12.933°E / 51.450; 12.933Coordinates: 51°27′N 12°56′E / 51.450°N 12.933°E / 51.450; 12.933
CountryGermany
StateSaxony
DistrictNordsachsen
TownBelgern-Schildau
Area
 • Total74.60 km2 (28.80 sq mi)
Elevation
127 m (417 ft)
Population
 (2011-12-31)
 • Total3,522
 • Density47/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
04889
Dialling codes034221
Vehicle registrationTDO
Websitewww.stadt-schildau.de

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