Pritzwalk

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Pritzwalk
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Pritzwalk
Coat of arms
Pritzwalk   is located in Germany
Pritzwalk
Pritzwalk
Coordinates: 53°08′59″N 12°10′59″E / 53.14972°N 12.18306°E / 53.14972; 12.18306Coordinates: 53°08′59″N 12°10′59″E / 53.14972°N 12.18306°E / 53.14972; 12.18306
Country Germany
State Brandenburg
District Prignitz
Government
 • Mayor Wolfgang Brockmann (FDP)
Area
 • Total 165.57 km2 (63.93 sq mi)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 12,164
 • Density 73/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 16928
Dialling codes 03395
Vehicle registration PR (old: PK)
Website www.pritzwalk.de

Pritzwalk is a town in the district of Prignitz, in Brandenburg, Germany. It is situated 20 km west of Wittstock, and 33 km northeast of Wittenberge. The river Dömnitz flows through Pritzwalk.

Demography[edit]

Pritzwalk:
Population development within the current boundaries (2013)
[2]
Year Population
1875 10 354
1890 10 949
1910 12 569
1925 13 085
1933 13 160
1939 13 130
1946 16 297
1950 16 766
1964 14 894
1971 15 623
Year Population
1981 16 236
1985 16 315
1989 16 253
1990 15 995
1991 15 605
1992 15 360
1993 15 175
1994 15 061
1995 14 874
1996 14 708
Year Population
1997 14 740
1998 14 519
1999 14 428
2000 14 309
2001 14 088
2002 13 875
2003 13 681
2004 13 481
2005 13 336
2006 13 252
Year Population
2007 13 072
2008 12 929
2009 12 737
2010 12 598
2011 12 236
2012 12 164
2013 11 982

International relations[edit]

Twin towns — Sister cities[edit]

Pritzwalk is twinned with:

References[edit]

Church in Sarnow

External links[edit]

Media related to Pritzwalk at Wikimedia Commons