Malschwitz

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Malschwitz/Malešecy
Malschwitz Church
Malschwitz Church
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Malschwitz/Malešecy  is located in Germany
Malschwitz/Malešecy
Malschwitz/Malešecy
Location of Malschwitz/Malešecy within Bautzen district
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Coordinates: 51°14′N 14°31′E / 51.233°N 14.517°E / 51.233; 14.517Coordinates: 51°14′N 14°31′E / 51.233°N 14.517°E / 51.233; 14.517
Country Germany
State Saxony
District Bautzen
Municipal assoc. Malschwitz
Government
 • Mayor Matthias Seidel (CDU)
Area
 • Total 93.21 km2 (35.99 sq mi)
Elevation 150 m (490 ft)
Population (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total 4,766
 • Density 51/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 02694
Dialling codes 035932
Vehicle registration BZ
Website www.malschwitz.de

Malschwitz, Sorbian Malešecy, is a municipality in the east of Saxony, Germany. It belongs to the district of Bautzen and lies 6 km northeast 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 villages bear names in both languages.

Geography[edit]

The municipality is situated in the Upper Lusatian flatland.

Several villages belong to the municipality:

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