Belgershain

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Belgershain
Coat of arms of Belgershain
Coat of arms
Belgershain   is located in Germany
Belgershain
Belgershain
Coordinates: 51°14′N 12°33′E / 51.233°N 12.550°E / 51.233; 12.550Coordinates: 51°14′N 12°33′E / 51.233°N 12.550°E / 51.233; 12.550
Country Germany
State Saxony
District Leipzig
Municipal assoc. Naunhof
Government
 • Mayor Thomas Hagenow (Freie Wählervereinigung)
Area
 • Total 22.77 km2 (8.79 sq mi)
Elevation 148 m (486 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 3,339
 • Density 150/km2 (380/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 04683
Dialling codes 034347 or 034293
Vehicle registration L, BNA, GHA, GRM, MTL, WUR
Website www.belgershain.de

Belgershain is a municipality in the Leipzig district in Saxony. It is part of the municipal association of Naunhof.

Geography and transportation[edit]

The town is approximately 25 km east of Leipzig. The town lies on the Federal Road 38 Leipzig - Grimma as well as on the Leipzig–Geithain railway. A train passes through every two hours.

Municipal subdivisions[edit]

Belgershain has the following subdivisions:

  • Belgershain
  • Threna
  • Köhra
  • Rohrbach

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