Tanna, Germany

Tanna is a city in Thuringia, in the district of Saale-Orla-Kreis. It is located about 10 km south of Schleiz. Tanna was founded in 1495. The musicologist Paul Willert (1901–1988) was born in the city.

Tanna
Coat of arms of Tanna
Coat of arms
Location of Tanna within Saale-Orla-Kreis district
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Tanna is located in Germany
Tanna
Tanna
Tanna is located in Thuringia
Tanna
Tanna
Coordinates: 50°29′40″N 11°51′40″E / 50.49444°N 11.86111°E / 50.49444; 11.86111Coordinates: 50°29′40″N 11°51′40″E / 50.49444°N 11.86111°E / 50.49444; 11.86111
CountryGermany
StateThuringia
DistrictSaale-Orla-Kreis
Government
 • MayorMarco Seidel
Area
 • Total87.18 km2 (33.66 sq mi)
Elevation
542 m (1,778 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total3,548
 • Density41/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
07922
Dialling codes036646
Vehicle registrationSOK
Websitewww.stadt-tanna.de

HistoryEdit

Within the German Empire (1871-1918), Tanna was part of the Principality of Reuss-Gera.

Population growthEdit

Historical population (from 1994 December 31):

  • 1833 - 1390
  • 1910 - 2032
  • 1933 - 2192
  • 1939 - 2045
  • 1994 - 2313
  • 1995 - 2309
  • 1996 - 2352
  • 1997 - 4495
  • 1998 - 4450
  • 1999 - 4347
  • 2000 - 4330
  • 2001 - 4264
  • 2002 - 4264
  • 2003 - 4229
  • 2004 - 4106
  • 2005 - 4073
  • 2006 - 4039
  • 2007 - 4023
  • 2008 - 3998
  • 2009 - 3938
Statistics since 1994: Thüringer Landesamt für Statistik

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden, erfüllenden Gemeinden und Verwaltungsgemeinschaften nach Geschlecht in Thüringen Gebietsstand: 31.12.2018". Thüringer Landesamt für Statistik (in German). September 2019.