Krostitz

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Krostitz
Coat of arms of Krostitz
Coat of arms
Location of Krostitz within Nordsachsen district
Krostitz in TDO.png
Krostitz is located in Germany
Krostitz
Krostitz
Krostitz is located in Saxony
Krostitz
Krostitz
Coordinates: 51°27′44″N 12°27′12″E / 51.46222°N 12.45333°E / 51.46222; 12.45333Coordinates: 51°27′44″N 12°27′12″E / 51.46222°N 12.45333°E / 51.46222; 12.45333
CountryGermany
StateSaxony
DistrictNordsachsen
Municipal assoc.Krostitz
Subdivisions12
Government
 • MayorWolfgang Frauendorf (CDU)
Area
 • Total43.83 km2 (16.92 sq mi)
Elevation
127 m (417 ft)
Population
 (2017-12-31)[1]
 • Total3,891
 • Density89/km2 (230/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
04509
Dialling codes034295
Vehicle registrationTDO
Websitewww.krostitz.de

Krostitz is a municipality in the district of Nordsachsen, in Saxony, Germany.

It is best known for its brewery which brews Ur-Krostitzer beer.

King Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden stayed here in 1631 before the Battle of Breitenfeld (1631).

References[edit]

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