About this soundZörbig  is a town in the district of Anhalt-Bitterfeld in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. It is situated approximately 15 km west of Bitterfeld, and 20 km northeast of Halle (Saale). Zörbig is well known for its molasses made from sugar beets.

Zörbig
Coat of arms of Zörbig
Coat of arms
Location of Zörbig within Anhalt-Bitterfeld district
Zörbig in ABI.png
Zörbig is located in Germany
Zörbig
Zörbig
Zörbig is located in Saxony-Anhalt
Zörbig
Zörbig
Coordinates: 51°37′0″N 12°7′0″E / 51.61667°N 12.11667°E / 51.61667; 12.11667Coordinates: 51°37′0″N 12°7′0″E / 51.61667°N 12.11667°E / 51.61667; 12.11667
CountryGermany
StateSaxony-Anhalt
DistrictAnhalt-Bitterfeld
Government
 • MayorRolf Sonnenberger
Area
 • Total113.26 km2 (43.73 sq mi)
Elevation
89 m (292 ft)
Population
 (2017-12-31)[1]
 • Total9,311
 • Density82/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
06780, 06369
Dialling codes034956, 034975
Vehicle registrationABI
Websitewww.stadt-zoerbig.de
Town hall.
Castle.
"Hallescher Turm".

PeopleEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden – Stand: 31. Dezember 2017" (PDF). Statistisches Landesamt Sachsen-Anhalt (in German).