Chorin

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Chorin
Brick Gothic Chorin Abbey
Brick Gothic Chorin Abbey
Chorin   is located in Germany
Chorin
Chorin
Location of Chorin within Barnim district
Chorin in BAR.png
Coordinates: 52°54′0″N 13°52′0″E / 52.90000°N 13.86667°E / 52.90000; 13.86667Coordinates: 52°54′0″N 13°52′0″E / 52.90000°N 13.86667°E / 52.90000; 13.86667
Country Germany
State Brandenburg
District Barnim
Municipal assoc. Britz-Chorin-Oderberg
Government
 • Mayor Martin Horst (Ind.)
Area
 • Total 121.62 km2 (46.96 sq mi)
Elevation 55 m (180 ft)
Population (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total 2,290
 • Density 19/km2 (49/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 16230
Dialling codes 033366
Vehicle registration BAR
Website www.britz-chorin.de

Chorin is a municipality in the district of Barnim in Brandenburg, Germany. It is most famous for its cloister and for being situated within the Schorfheide-Chorin Biosphere Reserve. It is famous for its medieval Brick Gothic Chorin Abbey and the Choriner Musiksommer music festival held there.

Demography[edit]

Development of population since 1875 within the current boundaries (Blue line: Population; Dotted line: Comparison to population development of Brandenburg state; Grey background: Time of Nazi rule; Red background: Time of communist rule)
Chorin: Population development
within the current boundaries (2013)[2]
YearPop.±% p.a.
1875 3,743—    
1890 3,757+0.02%
1910 3,493−0.36%
1925 3,532+0.07%
1933 3,466−0.24%
1939 3,559+0.44%
1946 4,324+2.82%
1950 4,245−0.46%
1964 3,372−1.63%
1971 3,186−0.81%
1981 2,633−1.89%
1985 2,497−1.32%
1989 2,457−0.40%
1990 2,415−1.71%
1991 2,407−0.33%
1992 2,456+2.04%
1993 2,478+0.90%
1994 2,532+2.18%
1995 2,568+1.42%
1996 2,615+1.83%
YearPop.±% p.a.
1997 2,632+0.65%
1998 2,617−0.57%
1999 2,629+0.46%
2000 2,615−0.53%
2001 2,598−0.65%
2002 2,582−0.62%
2003 2,596+0.54%
2004 2,605+0.35%
2005 2,569−1.38%
2006 2,530−1.52%
2007 2,510−0.79%
2008 2,508−0.08%
2009 2,430−3.11%
2010 2,381−2.02%
2011 2,326−2.31%
2012 2,290−1.55%
2013 2,275−0.66%
2014 2,281+0.26%
2015 2,265−0.70%
2016 2,290+1.10%

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External links[edit]

Media related to Chorin at Wikimedia Commons