Crimmitschau

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Crimmitschau
Schloß Blankenhain
Schloß Blankenhain
Coat of arms of Crimmitschau
Coat of arms
Country Germany
State Saxony
Admin. region Chemnitz
District Zwickau
Subdivisions 13
Government
 • Mayor Holm Günther
Area
 • Total 61.04 km2 (23.57 sq mi)
Elevation 273 m (896 ft)
Population (2009-12-31)
 • Total 21,164
 • Density 350/km2 (900/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 08451
Dialling codes 03762
Vehicle registration Z
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