Boxberg, Saxony

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Boxberg
Coat of arms of Boxberg
Coat of arms
Boxberg is located in Germany
Boxberg
Boxberg
Coordinates: 51°24′14″N 14°34′48″E / 51.40389°N 14.58000°E / 51.40389; 14.58000Coordinates: 51°24′14″N 14°34′48″E / 51.40389°N 14.58000°E / 51.40389; 14.58000
Country Germany
State Saxony
District Görlitz
Municipal assoc. Boxberg/O.L.
Subdivisions 18
Government
 • Mayor Roland Trunsch
Area
 • Total 217.02 km2 (83.79 sq mi)
Elevation 129 m (423 ft)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total 4,756
 • Density 22/km2 (57/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 02943
Dialling codes 035774
Vehicle registration GR
Website www.boxberg-ol.de

Boxberg (also: Boxberg/O.L. or Boxberg/Oberlausitz, Upper Sorbian: Hamor) is a municipality in the Görlitz district in Saxony, Germany. The place is known for its large Boxberg Power Station, using lignite as combustible.

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