Göda

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Göda/Hodźij
Coat of arms of Göda/Hodźij
Coat of arms
Göda/Hodźij  is located in Germany
Göda/Hodźij
Göda/Hodźij
Coordinates: 51°11′N 14°19′E / 51.183°N 14.317°E / 51.183; 14.317Coordinates: 51°11′N 14°19′E / 51.183°N 14.317°E / 51.183; 14.317
Country Germany
State Saxony
District Bautzen
Government
 • Mayor Peter Beer
Area
 • Total 43.26 km2 (16.70 sq mi)
Elevation 210 m (690 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 3,084
 • Density 71/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 02633
Dialling codes 035930, 035937
Vehicle registration BZ
Website www.goeda.de

Göda, in Sorbian Hodźij, is a municipality in the east of Saxony, Germany. It belongs to the district of Bautzen and lies west of the eponymous city.

The municipality is part of the recognized Sorbian settlement area in Saxony. Upper Sorbian has an official status next to German, all settlements bear names in both languages.

Geography[edit]

The municipality is located within the hills of Upper Lusatia.

Villages[edit]

Several villages belong to the municipality:

  • Coblenz (Koblicy) with Coblenz, Dobranitz (Dobranecy), Kleinpraga (Mała Praha), Nedaschütz (Njezdašecy), Pietzschwitz (Běčicy) and Zischkowitz (Čěškecy);
  • Göda (Hodźij);
  • Göda surroundings with Birkau (Brěza), Buscheritz (Bóšericy), Dahren (Darin), Döbschke (Debiškow), Jannowitz (Janecy) and Semmichau (Zemichow);
  • Kleinförstchen (Mała Boršć) with Dreistern (Tři Hwězdy), Kleinförstchen, Neu-Bloaschütz (Nowe Błohašecy), Oberförstchen (Hornja Boršć), Preske (Praskow) and Siebitz (Dźiwoćicy);
  • Prischwitz (Prěčecy) with Dreikretscham (Haslow), Liebon (Liboń), Muschelwitz (Myšecy), Paßditz (Pozdecy), Prischwitz, Sollschwitz (Sulšecy), Storcha (Baćoń) and Zscharnitz (Čornecy);
  • Seitschen (Žičeń) with Kleinseitschen (Žičeńk) and Seitschen;
  • Spittwitz (Spytecy) with Leutwitz (Lutyjecy), Neuspittwitz (Nowe Spytecy) and Spittwitz.

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