Körner, Germany

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Körner
Coat of arms of Körner
Coat of arms
Körner is located in Germany
Körner
Körner
Coordinates: 51°13′52″N 10°35′15″E / 51.23111°N 10.58750°E / 51.23111; 10.58750Coordinates: 51°13′52″N 10°35′15″E / 51.23111°N 10.58750°E / 51.23111; 10.58750
Country Germany
State Thuringia
District Unstrut-Hainich-Kreis
Municipal assoc. Schlotheim
Government
 • Mayor Eberhard Kunde
Area
 • Total 30.64 km2 (11.83 sq mi)
Elevation 208 m (682 ft)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total 1,727
 • Density 56/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 99998
Dialling codes 036025
Vehicle registration UH
Website www.koerner-volkenroda.de

Körner is a municipality in the Unstrut-Hainich district of Thuringia, Germany.

Church St. Wigberti at Körner (1915)

With 99998, Körner (along with Weinbergen) has the highest German Postleitzahl postal code, as 99999 is not assigned. An exception was made when on 9/9/1999, Körner could use it for this special occasion.

History[edit]

Within the German Empire (1871-1945), Körner was part of the Duchy of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha.

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