Zittau

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Zittau
Zittau Panorama
Zittau Panorama
Coat of arms of Zittau
Coat of arms
Location of Zittau within Görlitz district
Zittau in GR.svg
Zittau is located in Germany
Zittau
Zittau
Zittau is located in Saxony
Zittau
Zittau
Coordinates: 50°53′46″N 14°48′26″E / 50.89611°N 14.80722°E / 50.89611; 14.80722Coordinates: 50°53′46″N 14°48′26″E / 50.89611°N 14.80722°E / 50.89611; 14.80722
CountryGermany
StateSaxony
DistrictGörlitz
Government
 • MayorThomas Zenker
Area
 • Total66.75 km2 (25.77 sq mi)
Elevation
242 m (794 ft)
Population
 (2016-12-31)[2]
 • Total25,723
 • Density390/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
02763
Dialling codes03583
Vehicle registrationGR
Websitewww.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.

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.