Tottleben

Tottleben is a municipality in the Unstrut-Hainich-Kreis district of Thuringia, Germany.

Tottleben
Location of Tottleben within Unstrut-Hainich-Kreis district
Tottleben in UH.png
Tottleben is located in Germany
Tottleben
Tottleben
Tottleben is located in Thuringia
Tottleben
Tottleben
Coordinates: 51°10′0″N 10°45′0″E / 51.16667°N 10.75000°E / 51.16667; 10.75000Coordinates: 51°10′0″N 10°45′0″E / 51.16667°N 10.75000°E / 51.16667; 10.75000
CountryGermany
StateThuringia
DistrictUnstrut-Hainich-Kreis
Government
 • MayorSteffen Mörstedt
Area
 • Total5.04 km2 (1.95 sq mi)
Elevation
210 m (690 ft)
Population
 (2019-12-31)[1]
 • Total134
 • Density27/km2 (69/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
99947
Dialling codes036043
Vehicle registrationUH
Websitewww.tottleben.info
Tottleben in Unstrut-Hainich district

GeographyEdit

The municipality Tottleben is 7 km away from the western edge of Bad Tennstedt at an altitude of 210–315 meters. Through the village leads the L 2127, which connects Tottleben with the neighboring Großurleben in the southeast and with Kirchheilingen in the northwest.

HistoryEdit

The municipality was mentioned for the first time in 988. The place belonged to 1815 to Saxon Office Langensalza and after his assignment to Prussia from 1816 to 1944 to district Langensalza in the Province of Saxony.

PoliticsEdit

CouncilEdit

The local council of Tottleben has 6 members.

  • FWG fighters: 6 seats

(Stand: local elections on June 7, 2009)

MayorEdit

The honorary mayor Steffen Mörstedt was re-elected on June 6, 2010 [2]

ThingsEdit

 
Tottleben-St. Anna Kirche

The most striking sight in the area is the village church of St. Anna. The parish is part of the parish Kirchheilingen. The most famous son of the place was Gottlieb Heinrich Totleben (1715-1773), officer, general and adventurer, who was in Saxon and Russian service.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden, erfüllenden Gemeinden und Verwaltungsgemeinschaften in Thüringen Gebietsstand: 31.12.2019". Thüringer Landesamt für Statistik (in German). August 2020.
  2. ^ "Kommunalwahlen in Thüringen am 6. Juni 2010. Wahlen der Gemeinde- und Stadtratsmitglieder. Vorläufige Ergebnisse" (in German). Der Landeswahlleiter.