Velten

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Velten
Velten church.jpg
Coat of arms of Velten
Coat of arms
Velten   is located in Germany
Velten
Velten
Coordinates: 52°41′N 13°11′E / 52.683°N 13.183°E / 52.683; 13.183Coordinates: 52°41′N 13°11′E / 52.683°N 13.183°E / 52.683; 13.183
Country Germany
State Brandenburg
District Oberhavel
Government
 • Mayor Ines Hübner (SPD)
Area
 • Total 23.39 km2 (9.03 sq mi)
Elevation 33 m (108 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 11,569
 • Density 490/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 16727
Dialling codes 03304
Vehicle registration OHV
Website www.Velten.de

Velten is a town in the Oberhavel district of Brandenburg, Germany. It is situated 10 km southwest of Oranienburg, and 24 km northwest of Berlin.

History[edit]

In 1905 Velten had 38 stove factories that delivered 100,000 tiled stoves to Berlin, making Velten Germany's biggest stove-manufacturer.

Demography[edit]

Velten:
Population development within the actual boundaries
[2]
Year Population
1875 2 712
1890 6 017
1910 7 483
1925 7 646
1933 7 974
1939 9 753
1946 10 301
1950 10 546
1964 9 826
1971 8 959
Year Population
1981 7 967
1985 7 727
1989 10 848
1990 10 496
1991 10 455
1992 10 385
1993 10 423
1994 10 624
1995 11 136
1996 11 820
Year Population
1997 12 161
1998 12 013
1999 11 971
2000 12 118
2001 12 044
2002 11 930
2003 11 713
2004 11 475
2005 11 446
2006 11 491
Year Population
2007 11 502
2008 11 640
2009 11 789
2010 11 858
2011 11 527
2012 11 569

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

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