Heidesee

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Heidesee
Coat of arms of Heidesee
Coat of arms
Heidesee   is located in Germany
Heidesee
Heidesee
Coordinates: 52°16′59″N 13°48′00″E / 52.28306°N 13.80000°E / 52.28306; 13.80000Coordinates: 52°16′59″N 13°48′00″E / 52.28306°N 13.80000°E / 52.28306; 13.80000
Country Germany
State Brandenburg
District Dahme-Spreewald
Government
 • Mayor Siegbert Nimtz (UWGH - Heidesee)
Area
 • Total 134.78 km2 (52.04 sq mi)
Elevation 35 m (115 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 6,903
 • Density 51/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 15752, 15754
Dialling codes 033763, 033767 ,033768
Vehicle registration LDS
Website www.gemeinde-heidesee.de

Heidesee is a municipality in the district of Dahme-Spreewald in Brandenburg, which is located in the eastern part of Germany.

Demography[edit]

Heidesee:
Population development within the current boundaries
[2]
Year Population
1875 3760
1890 4176
1925 4745
1933 5053
1939 5532
1946 7152
1950 7235
1964 6503
1971 6403
1981 5959
Year Population
1985 5828
1989 5683
1990 5655
1991 5593
1992 5550
1993 5540
1994 5717
1995 5750
1996 5906
1997 6130
Year Population
1998 6554
1999 6598
2000 6777
2001 6886
2002 6947
2003 7069
2004 7021
2005 7035
2006 7078
2007 7082
Year Population
2008 7041
2009 7058
2010 7039
2011 6946
2012 6903

Detailed data sources are to be found in the Wikimedia Commons.[3]

Organization[edit]

Neighbourhoods[edit]

Heidesee consists of 11 villages, which were united to one town in 2003. These villages are:

  • Bindow
  • Blossin
  • Dannenreich
  • Dolgenbrodt
  • Friedersdorf
  • Gräbendorf
  • Gussow
  • Kolberg
  • Prieros
  • Streganz
  • Wolzig

Coat of arms[edit]

The coat of arms of the village Gräbendorf is used for entire town, since the unification in 2003. It shows an egret beside a leaf of an oak.

Culture and sights[edit]

Sights[edit]

  • Heimathaus Prieros (small museum)
  • church Prieros
  • church Gräbendorf
  • landing stage / habour Heidesee
  • Haus des Waldes (house of forest) Gräbendorf

Nature[edit]

  • Wolziger See
  • natural park Dahme-Heideseen
  • landscape conservation area Dubrow

References[edit]