Crimmitschau

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Crimmitschau
Schloß Blankenhain
Schloß Blankenhain
Coat of arms of Crimmitschau
Crimmitschau is located in Germany
Crimmitschau
Coordinates 50°49′5″N 12°23′15″E / 50.81806°N 12.3875°E / 50.81806; 12.3875
Administration
Country Germany
State Saxony
Admin. region Chemnitz
District Zwickau
Town subdivisions 13
Mayor Holm Günther
Basic statistics
Area 61.04 km2 (23.57 sq mi)
Elevation 273 m  (896 ft)
Population 21,164  (31 December 2009)
 - Density 347 /km2 (898 /sq mi)
Other information
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plate Z
Postal code 08451
Area code 03762
Website www.crimmitschau.de

Crimmitschau (IPA: [ˈkʁɪmɪt͡ʃaʊ̯]) is a town in the rural district of Zwickau in the Free State of Saxony, Germany.

The first documentation of Crimmitschau is from 1212.

Population[change | change source]

The development of the population.
Year Population
1834 03,767
1875 17,649
1880 18,925
1890 19,300
1933 27,938
1939 27,247
1946 30,504
1950 34,541
1960 31,279
1981 26,229
1984 25,086
Year Population
1995 23,888
1997 23,420
1998 23,854
1999 23,570
2000 23,305
2001 23,104
2002 22,874
2003 22,660
2004 22,528
2005 22,306
2006 21,953
Year Population
2007 21,680