Köthen

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Köthen (Anhalt)
Boulevard
Boulevard
Coat of arms of Köthen (Anhalt)
Coat of arms
Location of Köthen (Anhalt) within Anhalt-Bitterfeld district
Köthen (Anhalt) in ABI.png
Köthen (Anhalt) is located in Germany
Köthen (Anhalt)
Köthen (Anhalt)
Köthen (Anhalt) is located in Saxony-Anhalt
Köthen (Anhalt)
Köthen (Anhalt)
Coordinates: 51°45′0″N 11°55′0″E / 51.75000°N 11.91667°E / 51.75000; 11.91667Coordinates: 51°45′0″N 11°55′0″E / 51.75000°N 11.91667°E / 51.75000; 11.91667
CountryGermany
StateSaxony-Anhalt
DistrictAnhalt-Bitterfeld
Government
 • MayorBernd Hauschild (SPD)
Area
 • Total78.44 km2 (30.29 sq mi)
Elevation
80 m (260 ft)
Population
 (2015-12-31)[2]
 • Total26,519
 • Density340/km2 (880/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
06366
Dialling codes03496
Vehicle registrationABI, AZE, BTF, KÖT, ZE
Websitewww.koethen-anhalt.de
The town hall in Köthen

Köthen (Anhalt) (1885–1927 officially Cöthen) is a city in the state of Saxony-Anhalt in Germany. It is the capital of the district of Anhalt-Bitterfeld. As of 31 December 2018, 25,911 people lived there.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Alle politisch selbständigen Gemeinden mit ausgewählten Merkmalen am 31.12.2018 (4. Quartal)". DESTATIS. Archived from the original on 10 March 2019. Retrieved 10 March 2019.
  2. "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden – Stand: 31.12.2015" (PDF). Statistisches Landesamt Sachsen-Anhalt (in German).