Sonnewalde

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Sonnewalde
Coat of arms of Sonnewalde
Coat of arms
Sonnewalde   is located in Germany
Sonnewalde
Sonnewalde
Coordinates: 51°40′59″N 13°39′00″E / 51.68306°N 13.65000°E / 51.68306; 13.65000Coordinates: 51°40′59″N 13°39′00″E / 51.68306°N 13.65000°E / 51.68306; 13.65000
Country Germany
State Brandenburg
District Elbe-Elster
Subdivisions 17 Ortsteile bzw. Stadtbezirke
Government
 • Mayor Silke Neisser
Area
 • Total 118.54 km2 (45.77 sq mi)
Elevation 101 m (331 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 3,385
 • Density 29/km2 (74/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 03249
Dialling codes 035323
Vehicle registration EE
Website www.stadt-sonnewalde.de

Sonnewalde is a town in the Elbe-Elster district, in southwestern Brandenburg, Germany. It is situated 8 km northwest of Finsterwalde.

Demography[edit]

Development of Population since 1875 within the Current Boundaries (Blue Line: Population; Dotted Line: Comparison to Population Development of Brandenburg state; Grey Background: Time of Nazi rule; Red Background: Time of Communist rule)
Sonnewalde:
Population development within the current boundaries
[2]
Year Population
1875 4 866
1890 4 789
1910 4 685
1925 4 489
1933 4 378
1939 4 290
1946 6 061
1950 5 793
1964 4 703
1971 4 524
Year Population
1981 4 091
1985 4 010
1989 4 028
1990 3 989
1991 3 899
1992 4 144
1993 4 114
1994 4 198
1995 4 093
1996 4 308
Year Population
1997 4 025
1998 4 038
1999 4 139
2000 4 038
2001 4 010
2002 3 851
2003 3 771
2004 3 708
2005 3 673
2006 3 600
Year Population
2007 3 567
2008 3 529
2009 3 506
2010 3 452
2011 3 446
2012 3 385

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

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