Triptis

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Triptis
Coat of arms of Triptis
Coat of arms
Triptis   is located in Germany
Triptis
Triptis
Coordinates: 50°44′N 11°51′E / 50.733°N 11.850°E / 50.733; 11.850Coordinates: 50°44′N 11°51′E / 50.733°N 11.850°E / 50.733; 11.850
Country Germany
State Thuringia
District Saale-Orla-Kreis
Municipal assoc. Triptis
Subdivisions 8
Government
 • Mayor Berthold Steffen
Area
 • Total 32.96 km2 (12.73 sq mi)
Elevation 358 m (1,175 ft)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total 3,808
 • Density 120/km2 (300/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 07819
Dialling codes 036482
Vehicle registration SOK
Website www.triptis.de

Triptis is a town in the Saale-Orla-Kreis district, in Thuringia, Germany. It is situated 22 km southwest of Gera. The town is the seat of the municipal association Triptis.

History[edit]

Within the German Empire (1871-1918), Triptis was part of the Grand Duchy of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach.

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