Crossen an der Elster

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Crossen an der Elster
Crossen an der Elster   is located in Germany
Crossen an der Elster
Crossen an der Elster
Coordinates: 50°58′35″N 11°58′40″E / 50.97639°N 11.97778°E / 50.97639; 11.97778Coordinates: 50°58′35″N 11°58′40″E / 50.97639°N 11.97778°E / 50.97639; 11.97778
Country Germany
State Thuringia
District Saale-Holzland-Kreis
Municipal assoc. Heideland-Elstertal-Schkölen
Government
 • Mayor Uwe Berndt (Die Linke)
Area
 • Total 10.74 km2 (4.15 sq mi)
Elevation 176 m (577 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 1,581
 • Density 150/km2 (380/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 07613
Dialling codes 036693
Vehicle registration SHK, EIS, SRO
Website www.crossen.de

Crossen an der Elster is a municipality in the district Saale-Holzland, in Thuringia, Germany.

It is home to the Crossen Palace, a Baroque building with an Italian-style decorated ballroom.

Crossen castle (2008)

Mayor[edit]

The honorary mayor Uwe Berndt (The Left) was elected in June 2014. [2]

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