Flöha

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Flöha
Flöha
Flöha
Coat of arms of Flöha
Coat of arms
Flöha   is located in Germany
Flöha
Flöha
Coordinates: 50°51′21″N 13°4′17″E / 50.85583°N 13.07139°E / 50.85583; 13.07139Coordinates: 50°51′21″N 13°4′17″E / 50.85583°N 13.07139°E / 50.85583; 13.07139
Country Germany
State Saxony
District Mittelsachsen
Government
 • Mayor Friedrich Schlosser (CDU)
Area
 • Total 27.61 km2 (10.66 sq mi)
Elevation 275 m (902 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 11,301
 • Density 410/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 09557
Dialling codes 03726
Vehicle registration FG, BED, DL, FLÖ, HC, MW, RL
Website www.floeha.de

Flöha is a town in the district of Mittelsachsen, in the Free State of Saxony, Germany. Flöha is situated on the confluence of the rivers Zschopau and Flöha, 10 km (6.21 mi) east of Chemnitz.

History[edit]

During World War II, a subcamp of Flossenbürg concentration camp was located in Flöha.[2]

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