Borna

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Borna
Rathaus mit Alter Wache Borna.jpg
Coat of arms of Borna
Borna is located in Germany
Borna
Coordinates 51°7′0″N 12°30′0″E / 51.116667°N 12.5°E / 51.116667; 12.5
Administration
Country Germany
State Saxony
Admin. region Leipzig
District Leipzig
Lord Mayor Simone Luedtke (Die Linke)
Basic statistics
Area 62.35 km2 (24.07 sq mi)
Elevation 159 m  (522 ft)
Population 20,920  (31 December 2009)
 - Density 336 /km2 (869 /sq mi)
Other information
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plate L
Postal code 04552
Area codes 0 34 33
Website www.borna.de

Borna (IPA: [ˈbɔɐ̯naː]) is a town in the rural district Leipzig, in Saxony, Germany. It is also the capital of this district. It is located about 25 km southeast of Leipzig.