Bad Sulza

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Bad Sulza
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Bad Sulza
Coat of arms
Bad Sulza   is located in Germany
Bad Sulza
Bad Sulza
Coordinates: 51°5′15″N 11°37′20″E / 51.08750°N 11.62222°E / 51.08750; 11.62222Coordinates: 51°5′15″N 11°37′20″E / 51.08750°N 11.62222°E / 51.08750; 11.62222
Country Germany
State Thuringia
District Weimarer Land
 • Mayor Johannes Hertwig (CDU)
 • Total 46.32 km2 (17.88 sq mi)
Elevation 140 m (460 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 4,738
 • Density 100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 99518, 99510 (Flurstedt, Gebstedt, Wickerstedt)
Dialling codes 036461
Vehicle registration AP, APD

Bad Sulza is a town in the Weimarer Land district, in Thuringia, Germany. It is situated on the river Ilm, 15 km southwest of Naumburg, and 18 km north of Jena.


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

Sons and daughters of the town[edit]

  • Johann Agricola (1590-1668), superintendent of the salt plant from 1622 to 1631, used in the early 17th century, the healing power of subsidized from the depths Sulza brine for medical purposes
  • Adolf Piltz (1855-1940), German mathematician, number theory

Associated with the city[edit]

  • Thomas Naogeorgus (actually Kirchmair) (1508-1563), theologian, Neo-Latin poet and playwright


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