Plattenburg

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Plattenburg
Coat of arms of Plattenburg
Coat of arms
Plattenburg   is located in Germany
Plattenburg
Plattenburg
Coordinates: 52°58′00″N 12°01′59″E / 52.96667°N 12.03306°E / 52.96667; 12.03306Coordinates: 52°58′00″N 12°01′59″E / 52.96667°N 12.03306°E / 52.96667; 12.03306
Country Germany
State Brandenburg
District Prignitz
Government
 • Mayor Gudrun Hoffmann
Area
 • Total 200.76 km2 (77.51 sq mi)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total 3,449
 • Density 17/km2 (44/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 19336
Dialling codes 038796
Vehicle registration PR
Website www.plattenburg.de

Plattenburg is a municipality in the Prignitz district, in Brandenburg, Germany. It is named after the water castle of Plattenburg which is located in the district.

Demography[edit]

Plattenburg:
Population development within the current boundaries
[2]
Year Population
1875 6 113
1890 5 589
1910 5 592
1925 5 852
1933 5 505
1939 5 384
1946 8 816
1950 8 827
1964 6 571
1971 6 351
Year Population
1981 5 141
1985 5 265
1989 5 270
1990 5 146
1991 4 973
1992 4 889
1993 4 933
1994 4 782
1995 4 693
1996 4 600
Year Population
1997 4 390
1998 4 317
1999 4 197
2000 4 177
2001 4 165
2002 4 134
2003 4 092
2004 4 041
2005 3 977
2006 3 954
Year Population
2007 3 867
2008 3 815
2009 3 750
2010 3 712
2011 3 542
2012 3 471
2013 3 449

Detailed data sources are to be found in the Wikimedia Commons.[3]

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