Freital

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Freital
Panorama
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Coat of arms of Freital
Freital is located in Germany
Freital
Coordinates 51°1′0″N 13°39′0″E / 51.016667°N 13.65°E / 51.016667; 13.65
Administration
Country Germany
State Saxony
Admin. region Dresden
District Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge
Town subdivisions 7 Stadtteile, 6 Ortsteile
Mayor Klaus Mättig (CDU)
Basic statistics
Area 40.53 km2 (15.65 sq mi)
Elevation 160 m  (525 ft)
Population 39,200  (31 December 2009)
 - Density 967 /km2 (2,505 /sq mi)
Other information
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plate PIR (old: DW, FTL)
Postal code 01705
Area code 0351
Website www.freital.de
Location of the town of Freital within Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge district
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Freital is the biggest town in the Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge district, in the Free State of Saxony, Germany. It is situated on the small river Weißeritz, 8 km southwest of Dresden.