Chorin

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Chorin
Brick Gothic Chorin Abbey
Brick Gothic Chorin Abbey
Chorin   is located in Germany
Chorin
Chorin
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 (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 2,265
 • Density 19/km2 (48/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]
Year Population
1875 3 743
1890 3 757
1910 3 493
1925 3 532
1933 3 466
1939 3 559
1946 4 324
1950 4 245
1964 3 372
1971 3 186
Year Population
1981 2 633
1985 2 497
1989 2 457
1990 2 415
1991 2 407
1992 2 456
1993 2 478
1994 2 532
1995 2 568
1996 2 615
Year Population
1997 2 632
1998 2 617
1999 2 629
2000 2 615
2001 2 598
2002 2 582
2003 2 596
2004 2 605
2005 2 569
2006 2 530
Year Population
2007 2 510
2008 2 508
2009 2 430
2010 2 381
2011 2 326
2012 2 290
2013 2 275
2014 2 281
2015 2 265

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Media related to Chorin at Wikimedia Commons