Kirchberg, Saxony

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Kirchberg
Coat of arms of Kirchberg
Coat of arms
Kirchberg is located in Germany
Kirchberg
Kirchberg
Location of Kirchberg within Zwickau district
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Coordinates: 50°37′20″N 12°31′32″E / 50.62222°N 12.52556°E / 50.62222; 12.52556Coordinates: 50°37′20″N 12°31′32″E / 50.62222°N 12.52556°E / 50.62222; 12.52556
CountryGermany
StateSaxony
DistrictZwickau
Government
 • MayorDorothee Obst
Area
 • Total39.58 km2 (15.28 sq mi)
Elevation349 m (1,145 ft)
Population (2017-12-31)[1]
 • Total8,317
 • Density210/km2 (540/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes08107
Dialling codes37602
Vehicle registrationZ
Websitewww.kirchberg.de

Kirchberg is a town in the Zwickau district, in the Free State of Saxony, Germany. It is situated at the western end of the Ore Mountains, 11 km south of Zwickau.

Panorama of Kirchberg

Sons and daughters of the city[edit]

  • Christoph Graupner (1683-1760), musician and composer. The high school in Kirchberg is named after him.
  • Robert Seidel (1850-1933), politician, took part in the founding congress of the SPD. There is a street named after him in Kirchberg.


See also[edit]

  • Media related to Kirchberg at Wikimedia Commons

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Aktuelle Einwohnerzahlen nach Gemeinden 2017] (Einwohnerzahlen auf Grundlage des Zensus 2011)" (PDF). Statistisches Landesamt des Freistaates Sachsen (in German). October 2018.