Borna

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Borna
Rathaus mit Alter Wache Borna.jpg
Coat of arms of Borna
Coat of arms
Country Germany
State Saxony
Admin. region Leipzig
District Leipzig
Government
 • Lord Mayor Simone Luedtke (Die Linke)
Area
 • Total 62.35 km2 (24.07 sq mi)
Elevation 159 m (522 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 19,672
 • Density 320/km2 (820/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 04552
Dialling codes 0 34 33
Vehicle registration L
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.


  1. "Aktuelle Einwohnerzahlen nach Gemeinden 2015] (Einwohnerzahlen auf Grundlage des Zensus 2011)" (PDF). Statistisches Landesamt des Freistaates Sachsen (in German). July 2016.