Stollberg is a town in the Free State of Saxony, Germany, in the district Erzgebirgskreis. It is situated 20 km east of Zwickau and 17 km southwest of Chemnitz. It was the site of the Hoheneck women's prison until 2001.

Stollberg
Carl von Bach Gymnasium
Carl von Bach Gymnasium
Coat of arms of Stollberg
Coat of arms
Location of Stollberg within Erzgebirgskreis district
Stollberg-Erzgeb. in ERZ.png
Stollberg is located in Germany
Stollberg
Stollberg
Stollberg is located in Saxony
Stollberg
Stollberg
Coordinates: 50°42′30″N 12°46′42″E / 50.70833°N 12.77833°E / 50.70833; 12.77833Coordinates: 50°42′30″N 12°46′42″E / 50.70833°N 12.77833°E / 50.70833; 12.77833
CountryGermany
StateSaxony
DistrictErzgebirgskreis
Municipal assoc.Stollberg (Erzgebirge)
Subdivisions7
Government
 • MayorMarcel Schmidt (EB)
Area
 • Total38.82 km2 (14.99 sq mi)
Elevation
464 m (1,522 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total11,303
 • Density290/km2 (750/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
09366
Dialling codes037296
Vehicle registrationERZ, ANA, ASZ, AU, MAB, MEK, STL, SZB, ZP
Websitewww.stollberg-erzgebirge.de

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung des Freistaates Sachsen jeweils am Monatsende ausgewählter Berichtsmonate nach Gemeinden" (PDF). Statistisches Landesamt des Freistaates Sachsen (in German). July 2019.