Malschwitz

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Malschwitz Church
Malschwitz Church
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Location of Malschwitz/Malešecy within Bautzen district
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Malschwitz/Malešecy is located in Germany
Malschwitz/Malešecy
Malschwitz/Malešecy
Malschwitz/Malešecy is located in Saxony
Malschwitz/Malešecy
Malschwitz/Malešecy
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
CountryGermany
StateSaxony
DistrictBautzen
Municipal assoc.Malschwitz
Subdivisions14
Government
 • MayorMatthias Seidel (CDU)
Area
 • Total93.21 km2 (35.99 sq mi)
Elevation
150 m (490 ft)
Population
 (2017-12-31)[1]
 • Total4,697
 • Density50/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
02694
Dialling codes035932
Vehicle registrationBZ
Websitewww.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:

References[edit]

  • Trudla Malinkowa/Weldon Mersiovsky (ed.): Malschwitz. Malešecy. A Wendish Village in Lusatia. Serbin 2018, ISBN 978-1-944891-52-7