Neu-Hohenschönhausen

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Neu-Hohenschönhausen
Quarter of Berlin
Skyline of Neu-Hohenschönhausen
Skyline of Neu-Hohenschönhausen
Neu-Hohenschönhausen  is located in Germany
Neu-Hohenschönhausen
Neu-Hohenschönhausen
Coordinates: 52°33′48″N 13°30′18″E / 52.56333°N 13.50500°E / 52.56333; 13.50500Coordinates: 52°33′48″N 13°30′18″E / 52.56333°N 13.50500°E / 52.56333; 13.50500
Country Germany
State Berlin
City Berlin
Borough Lichtenberg
Founded 1230
Area
 • Total 5.16 km2 (1.99 sq mi)
Population (2008-06-30)
 • Total 53,698
 • Density 10,000/km2 (27,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes (nr. 1109) 13051, 13053, 13057, 13059
Vehicle registration B

Neu-Hohenschönhausen (New Hohenschönhausen) is a German locality (Ortsteil) in the borough (Bezirk) of Lichtenberg, Berlin. Until 2001 it was part of the former Hohenschönhausen borough.

History[edit]

The locality, still inhabited in 19th century, hadn't a different name from Alt-Hohenschönhausen as part of it. The designation was used from the 1960s for this local part, to distinguish it from the old town.[1]

Geography[edit]

Position[edit]

Neu-Hohenschönhausen is located in the north-eastern part of Berlin. It borders with the localities of Malchow, Falkenberg, Wartenberg, Alt-Hohenschönhausen, Weißensee, Stadtrandsiedlung Malchow (both in Pankow district) and Marzahn (in Marzahn-Hellersdorf district).

Subdivision[edit]

The locality is divided into 4 zones (Ortsgebiete):

Transport[edit]

The locality is served by tram lines M4, M5 and M17 of the Berlin tram network and by the S-Bahn stations of Hohenschönhausen (S75 line and Regionalbahn regional rail), Gehrenseestraße (S75) and Wartenberg (S75).

Photogallery[edit]

Literature[edit]

  • Walter Püschel: "Spaziergänge in Hohenschönhausen" - Haude & Spenersche Verlagsbuchhandlung GmbH, Berlin 1995. ISBN 3-7759-0398-4

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Media related to Neu-Hohenschönhausen at Wikimedia Commons