Belgershain

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Belgershain
Coat of arms of Belgershain
Coat of arms
Location of Belgershain within Leipzig district
Belgershain in L.svg
Belgershain is located in Germany
Belgershain
Belgershain
Belgershain is located in Saxony
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
CountryGermany
StateSaxony
DistrictLeipzig
Municipal assoc.Naunhof
Subdivisions4
Government
 • MayorThomas Hagenow (Freie Wählervereinigung)
Area
 • Total22.77 km2 (8.79 sq mi)
Elevation
148 m (486 ft)
Population
 (2017-12-31)[1]
 • Total3,374
 • Density150/km2 (380/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
04683
Dialling codes034347 or 034293
Vehicle registrationL, BNA, GHA, GRM, MTL, WUR
Websitewww.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

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Aktuelle Einwohnerzahlen nach Gemeinden 2017 (Einwohnerzahlen auf Grundlage des Zensus 2011)" (PDF). Statistisches Landesamt des Freistaates Sachsen (in German). October 2018.