Sangerhausen

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Sangerhausen
Coat of arms of Sangerhausen
Sangerhausen is located in Germany
Sangerhausen
Coordinates 51°28′23″N 11°17′53″E / 51.47306°N 11.29806°E / 51.47306; 11.29806
Administration
Country Germany
State Saxony-Anhalt
District Mansfeld-Südharz
Mayor Fritz-Dieter Kupfernagel (Die Linke)
Basic statistics
Area 207.64 km2 (80.17 sq mi)
Elevation 154 m  (505 ft)
Population 30,648  (31 December 2008)
 - Density 148 /km2 (382 /sq mi)
Other information
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plate MSH
Postal code 06526
Area code 03464

Sangerhausen is the capital of the Mansfeld-Südharz rural district in Germany. It is between Magdeburg and Erfurt. The river Gonna flows through it.