Coat of arms
50°36′N 12°57′E / 50.6°N 12.95°E Coordinates: 50°36′N 12°57′E / 50.6°N 12.95°E
2 (705.93 sq mi)
2 (495.2078/sq mi)
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Vehicle registration ERZ, ANA, ASZ, AU, MAB, MEK, STL, SZB, ZP
The rural district
Erzgebirgskreis is a Landkreis (district) in Saxony, Germany. It was founded on 1 August 2008. With a population of about 372,000 inhabitants, it is the most populated rural district in Saxony.
Kreistag was elected on 8 June 2008. The current chief administrative officer of the  erzgebirgskreis is Frank Vogel. 
The seating of the Kreistag of the Erzgebirgskreis after the election from June, 8 2008.