Zittau

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Zittau
Zittau Town Hall
Zittau Town Hall
Coat of arms of Zittau
Coat of arms
Country Germany
State Saxony
Admin. region Dresden
District Görlitz Rural District
Government
 • Mayor Arnd Voigt (Freie Bürger)
Area
 • Total 66.74 km2 (25.77 sq mi)
Elevation 242 m (794 ft)
Population (2008-12-31)
 • Total 28,638
 • Density 430/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 02763
Dialling codes 03583
Vehicle registration ZI
Website www.zittau.de

Zittau (Czech Žitava, Polish Żytawa) is a city in the southeast of the Free State of Saxony, Germany. It is close to the border triangle between Germany, Poland and the Czech Republic. It is part of the Görlitz rural district.