Stadtlengsfeld is a town and a former municipality in the Wartburgkreis district of Thuringia, Germany. Since 1 January 2019, it is part of the municipality Dermbach. It is situated in the Rhön Mountains, 8 km southwest of Bad Salzungen.

Stadtlengsfeld
Ortsteil of Dermbach
Lengsfeld Castle
Lengsfeld Castle
Coat of arms of Stadtlengsfeld
Coat of arms
Location of Stadtlengsfeld
Stadtlengsfeld is located in Germany
Stadtlengsfeld
Stadtlengsfeld
Stadtlengsfeld is located in Thuringia
Stadtlengsfeld
Stadtlengsfeld
Coordinates: 50°46′59″N 10°7′59″E / 50.78306°N 10.13306°E / 50.78306; 10.13306Coordinates: 50°46′59″N 10°7′59″E / 50.78306°N 10.13306°E / 50.78306; 10.13306
CountryGermany
StateThuringia
DistrictWartburgkreis
MunicipalityDermbach
Area
 • Total27.61 km2 (10.66 sq mi)
Elevation
272 m (892 ft)
Population
 (2017-12-31)
 • Total2,356
 • Density85/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
36457
Dialling codes036965
Vehicle registrationWAK
Websitewww.stadt-stadtlengsfeld.eu

HistoryEdit

Within the German Empire (1871-1918), Stadtlengsfeld was part of the Grand Duchy of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach.

It was the site of the Menzengraben mining accident in 1953.

Sister citiesEdit

External linksEdit

  Media related to Stadtlengsfeld at Wikimedia Commons

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Testvértelepülések". Retrieved 30 April 2014.