Themar is a town in the district of Hildburghausen, in Thuringia, Germany. It is situated on the river Werra, 11 km northwest of Hildburghausen, and 14 km southwest of Suhl.

Themar
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Themar
Coat of arms
Location of Themar within Hildburghausen district
Themar in HBN.png
Themar is located in Germany
Themar
Themar
Themar is located in Thuringia
Themar
Themar
Coordinates: 50°30′15″N 10°36′57″E / 50.50417°N 10.61583°E / 50.50417; 10.61583Coordinates: 50°30′15″N 10°36′57″E / 50.50417°N 10.61583°E / 50.50417; 10.61583
CountryGermany
StateThuringia
DistrictHildburghausen
Municipal assoc.Feldstein
Subdivisions3
Government
 • MayorHubert Böse (CDU)
Area
 • Total20.19 km2 (7.80 sq mi)
Elevation
330 m (1,080 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total2,851
 • Density140/km2 (370/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
98660
Dialling codes036873
Vehicle registrationHBN
Websitewww.themar.de

Main sightsEdit

 
St. Bartholomew's Church

Notable peopleEdit

  • Karl Blau (1930–1994), politician and official of the NDPD

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.

Literature and filmEdit

  • Themar – Stadt der 7 Türme, Documentary (2010), Directed by: Robert Sauerbrey
  • 1200 Jahre Themar: Festschrift zur 1200-Jahrfeier der Stadt Themar (in German), Börner PR, 1996, ISBN 978-3-930675-08-1