Ketzin

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Ketzin
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Ketzin
Coat of arms
Location of Ketzin within Havelland district
Ketzin-Havel in HVL.png
Ketzin is located in Germany
Ketzin
Ketzin
Ketzin is located in Brandenburg
Ketzin
Ketzin
Coordinates: 52°28′11″N 12°50′42″E / 52.46972°N 12.84500°E / 52.46972; 12.84500Coordinates: 52°28′11″N 12°50′42″E / 52.46972°N 12.84500°E / 52.46972; 12.84500
CountryGermany
StateBrandenburg
DistrictHavelland
Government
 • MayorBernd Lück (FDP)
Area
 • Total92.79 km2 (35.83 sq mi)
Elevation
32 m (105 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total6,498
 • Density70/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
14669
Dialling codes033233
Vehicle registrationHVL
Websitewww.ketzin.de

Ketzin (official name: Ketzin/Havel) is a town in the Havelland district, in Brandenburg, Germany. It is situated on the river Havel, 17 km northwest of Potsdam, and 40 km west of Berlin.

History[edit]

Demography[edit]

Ketzin/Havel: Population development
within the current boundaries (2017)[2]
YearPop.±% p.a.
1875 6,320—    
1890 7,699+1.32%
1910 7,804+0.07%
1925 6,808−0.91%
1933 7,000+0.35%
1939 6,896−0.25%
1946 10,297+5.89%
1950 10,149−0.36%
1964 7,821−1.84%
1971 8,031+0.38%
1981 7,008−1.35%
1985 6,883−0.45%
1989 6,614−0.99%
1990 6,488−1.91%
YearPop.±% p.a.
1991 6,419−1.06%
1992 6,444+0.39%
1993 6,432−0.19%
1994 6,450+0.28%
1995 6,416−0.53%
1996 6,368−0.75%
1997 6,338−0.47%
1998 6,402+1.01%
1999 6,405+0.05%
2000 6,442+0.58%
2001 6,471+0.45%
2002 6,504+0.51%
2003 6,503−0.02%
2004 6,487−0.25%
YearPop.±% p.a.
2005 6,541+0.83%
2006 6,483−0.89%
2007 6,488+0.08%
2008 6,448−0.62%
2009 6,403−0.70%
2010 6,405+0.03%
2011 6,379−0.41%
2012 6,405+0.41%
2013 6,389−0.25%
2014 6,355−0.53%
2015 6,412+0.90%
2016 6,474+0.97%
2017 6,503+0.45%
2018 6,498−0.08%

Geography[edit]

The town counts 6 Ortsteile (civil parishes): Etzin, Falkenrehde, Knoblauch, Paretz, Tremmen and Zachow.

Transport[edit]

The Ketzin Cable Ferry, a vehicular cable ferry, crosses the Havel between Ketzin and Schmergow.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung im Land Brandenburg nach amtsfreien Gemeinden, Ämtern und Gemeinden 31. Dezember 2018". Amt für Statistik Berlin-Brandenburg (in German). July 2019.
  2. ^ Detailed data sources are to be found in the Wikimedia Commons.Population Projection Brandenburg at Wikimedia Commons

External links[edit]

Media related to Ketzin/Havel at Wikimedia Commons