Boxberg, Saxony

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Boxberg
Coat of arms of Boxberg
Coat of arms
Location of Boxberg within Görlitz district
Boxberg O.L. in GR.svg
Boxberg is located in Germany
Boxberg
Boxberg
Boxberg is located in Saxony
Boxberg
Boxberg
Coordinates: 51°24′14″N 14°34′48″E / 51.40389°N 14.58000°E / 51.40389; 14.58000Coordinates: 51°24′14″N 14°34′48″E / 51.40389°N 14.58000°E / 51.40389; 14.58000
CountryGermany
StateSaxony
DistrictGörlitz
Municipal assoc.Boxberg/O.L.
Subdivisions18
Government
 • MayorRoland Trunsch (Ind)
Area
 • Total217.02 km2 (83.79 sq mi)
Elevation
129 m (423 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total4,425
 • Density20/km2 (53/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
02943
Dialling codes035774
Vehicle registrationGR, LÖB, NOL, NY, WSW, ZI
Websitewww.boxberg-ol.de

Boxberg (also: Boxberg/O.L. or Boxberg/Oberlausitz, Upper Sorbian: Hamor) is a municipality in the Görlitz district in Saxony, Germany. The place is known for its large Boxberg Power Station, using lignite as combustible.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung des Freistaates Sachsen jeweils am Monatsende ausgewählter Berichtsmonate nach Gemeinden" (PDF). Statistisches Landesamt des Freistaates Sachsen (in German). July 2019.

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