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.

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.