Rangsdorf

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Rangsdorf
Coat of arms of Rangsdorf
Coat of arms
Rangsdorf   is located in Germany
Rangsdorf
Rangsdorf
Location of Rangsdorf within Teltow-Fläming district
Rangsdorf in TF.png
Coordinates: 52°16′59″N 13°25′59″E / 52.28306°N 13.43306°E / 52.28306; 13.43306Coordinates: 52°16′59″N 13°25′59″E / 52.28306°N 13.43306°E / 52.28306; 13.43306
Country Germany
State Brandenburg
District Teltow-Fläming
Government
 • Mayor Klaus Rocher (FDP)
Area
 • Total 33.72 km2 (13.02 sq mi)
Elevation 36 m (118 ft)
Population (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total 11,163
 • Density 330/km2 (860/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 15834
Dialling codes 033708
Vehicle registration TF
Website www.rangsdorf.de

Rangsdorf is a municipality in the district of Teltow-Fläming in Brandenburg in Germany. It has an airfield [up to 1940 a genuine commercial airport] from where on 20 July 1944 Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg took off on his fateful attempt to assassinate German leader Adolf Hitler at his military headquarters in East Prussia, the Wolfsschanze.

Demography[edit]

Rangsdorf:
Population development within the current boundaries (2013)
[2]
Year Population
1875 1 079
1890 1 084
1910 1 303
1925 1 400
1933 2 267
1939 4 986
1946 5 907
1950 6 166
1964 6 294
1971 6 846
Year Population
1981 6 483
1985 6 220
1989 6 001
1990 5 905
1991 5 808
1992 5 863
1993 5 961
1994 6 050
1995 6 297
1996 6 532
Year Population
1997 7 052
1998 7 480
1999 7 912
2000 8 303
2001 8 581
2002 8 818
2003 8 977
2004 9 236
2005 9 545
2006 9 745
Year Population
2007 10 002
2008 10 190
2009 10 372
2010 10 515
2011 10 444
2012 10 498
2013 10 609
2014 10 824
2015 10 848
2016 11 163

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