Altkirchen

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Altkirchen
Coat of arms of Altkirchen
Coat of arms
Altkirchen   is located in Germany
Altkirchen
Altkirchen
Coordinates: 50°56′31″N 12°21′2″E / 50.94194°N 12.35056°E / 50.94194; 12.35056Coordinates: 50°56′31″N 12°21′2″E / 50.94194°N 12.35056°E / 50.94194; 12.35056
Country Germany
State Thuringia
District Altenburger Land
Municipal assoc. Altenburger Land
Subdivisions 13
Government
 • Mayor Reinhard Hubert Fritz (CDU)
Area
 • Total 20.05 km2 (7.74 sq mi)
Elevation 228 m (748 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 1,063
 • Density 53/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 04626
Dialling codes 034491
Vehicle registration ABG

Altkirchen is a German municipality in the Thuringian district of Altenburger Land and belongs to the Verwaltungsgemeinschaft of the same name.

Geography[edit]

Neighboring municipalities[edit]

Communities near Altkirchen are the city of Altenburg, Dobitschen, Drogen, Göhren, Göllnitz, Saara, and the city of Schmölln.

Municipal organization[edit]

The municipality of Altkirchen is divided into 13 districts:

  • Altkirchen
  • Gimmel
  • Gödissa
  • Göldschen
  • Großtauschwitz
  • Illsitz
  • Jauern
  • Kleintauschwitz
  • Kratschütz
  • Nöbden
  • Platschütz
  • Röthenitz
  • Trebula

References[edit]

This article incorporates information from the German Wikipedia.