Hoppegarten

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Hoppegarten
The Hippodrome
The Hippodrome
Coat of arms of Hoppegarten
Coat of arms
Hoppegarten   is located in Germany
Hoppegarten
Hoppegarten
Coordinates: 52°31′00″N 13°40′00″E / 52.51667°N 13.66667°E / 52.51667; 13.66667Coordinates: 52°31′00″N 13°40′00″E / 52.51667°N 13.66667°E / 52.51667; 13.66667
Country Germany
State Brandenburg
District Märkisch-Oderland
Government
 • Mayor Karsten Knobbe (DIE LINKE)
Area
 • Total 31.88 km2 (12.31 sq mi)
Elevation 50 m (160 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 17,636
 • Density 550/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 15366
Dialling codes 03342, 030
Vehicle registration MOL
Website Hoppegarten

Hoppegarten is a municipality in the district Märkisch-Oderland, in Brandenburg, Germany.

History[edit]

The current municipality was created in 2003 when the former municipalities of Hönow and Münchehofe were united with Dahlwitz-Hoppegarten. The old Dahlwitz-Hoppegarten is now a district composed by Birkenstein and Waldesruh.

Geography[edit]

Haussee lake at Hönow

Hoppegarten is located close to the eastern suburbs of Berlin (Mahlsdorf, in the borough of Marzahn-Hellersdorf). The other bordering municipalities are Ahrensfelde (BAR), Werneuchen (BAR), Altlandsberg, Neuenhagen and Schöneiche (LOS).

The municipality is composed by three urban districts (Ortsteil): Dahlwitz-Hoppegarten, Hönow (detached from the rest of municipal area by a strip belonging to Berlin) and Münchehofe.

Transport[edit]

The town is served by Berlin S-Bahn and it has 2 stations on S5 line (Birkenstein and Hoppegarten). The Berlin U-Bahn line U5 has its end station in Hönow.

Demography[edit]

Hoppegarten:
Population development within the current boundaries (2013)
[2]
Year Population
1875 1 312
1890 1 604
1910 2 363
1925 3 312
1933 4 739
1939 6 763
1946 6 204
1950 6 837
1964 7 065
1971 7 060
Year Population
1981 6 921
1985 6 689
1989 6 421
1990 6 283
1991 6 309
1992 6 356
1993 6 418
1994 6 679
1995 7 379
1996 8 021
Year Population
1997 8 864
1998 10 134
1999 11 469
2000 12 221
2001 13 124
2002 13 482
2003 13 958
2004 14 367
2005 14 715
2006 15 176
Year Population
2007 15 934
2008 16 585
2009 16 684
2010 16 802
2011 16 651
2012 16 575
2013 16 920
2014 17 002
2015 17 636

Twin towns[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Media related to Hoppegarten at Wikimedia Commons