Weißwasser

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Weißwasser
Library
Library
Coat of arms of Weißwasser
Coat of arms
Location of Weißwasser within Görlitz district
Weißwasser O.L. in GR.svg
Weißwasser is located in Germany
Weißwasser
Weißwasser
Weißwasser is located in Saxony
Weißwasser
Weißwasser
Coordinates: 51°30′N 14°38′E / 51.500°N 14.633°E / 51.500; 14.633Coordinates: 51°30′N 14°38′E / 51.500°N 14.633°E / 51.500; 14.633
CountryGermany
StateSaxony
DistrictGörlitz
Municipal assoc.Weißwasser
Government
 • MayorTorsten Pötzsch (Klartext)
Area
 • Total63.42 km2 (24.49 sq mi)
Elevation
140 m (460 ft)
Population
 (2016-12-31)[2]
 • Total16,660
 • Density260/km2 (680/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
02943
Dialling codes03576
Vehicle registrationGR
Websitewww.weisswasser.de

Weißwasser (Sorbian languages: Běła Woda, Polish: Biała Woda) is a town in Upper Lusatia in the east of Saxony, Germany.

Weißwasser is the third largest town in the Görlitz district after Görlitz and Zittau. The town's landmark is its water tower.

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