Stößen is a town in the Burgenlandkreis district, in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. It is situated southeast of Naumburg. It is part of the Verbandsgemeinde ("collective municipality") Wethautal.

Stößen
Coat of arms of Stößen
Coat of arms
Location of Stößen within Burgenlandkreis district
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Stößen is located in Germany
Stößen
Stößen
Stößen is located in Saxony-Anhalt
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Coordinates: 51°6′35″N 11°55′59″E / 51.10972°N 11.93306°E / 51.10972; 11.93306Coordinates: 51°6′35″N 11°55′59″E / 51.10972°N 11.93306°E / 51.10972; 11.93306
CountryGermany
StateSaxony-Anhalt
DistrictBurgenlandkreis
Municipal assoc.Wethautal
Government
 • MayorHorst Schubert
Area
 • Total7.29 km2 (2.81 sq mi)
Elevation
245 m (804 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total937
 • Density130/km2 (330/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
06667
Dialling codes034445
Vehicle registrationBLK
WebsiteStadt Stößen

WindparkEdit

Since 2010, there are at 51°07′06″N 11°57′01″E / 51.11833°N 11.95028°E / 51.11833; 11.95028 (Stößen Windpark) a wind park consisting of 3 Enercon E-126 wind turbines, the most powerful wind turbine in the world. Each of these turbines has a rotor with 126 metres diameter mounted in a height of 135 metres and can generate 7.5 MW.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden – Stand: 31. Dezember 2018" (PDF). Statistisches Landesamt Sachsen-Anhalt (in German).