Rodewisch

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Rodewisch
Coat of arms of Rodewisch
Coat of arms
Rodewisch   is located in Germany
Rodewisch
Rodewisch
Coordinates: 50°31′N 12°25′E / 50.517°N 12.417°E / 50.517; 12.417Coordinates: 50°31′N 12°25′E / 50.517°N 12.417°E / 50.517; 12.417
Country Germany
State Saxony
District Vogtlandkreis
Government
 • Mayor Kerstin Schöniger
Area
 • Total 26.89 km2 (10.38 sq mi)
Elevation 434 m (1,424 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 6,434
 • Density 240/km2 (620/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 08228
Dialling codes 03744
Vehicle registration V
Website www.rodewisch.de

Rodewisch is a town in the Vogtlandkreis district, in the Free State of Saxony, Germany. It is situated 3 km north of Auerbach (Vogtland), and 20 km east of Plauen.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population:

  • 1834: 2,643
  • 1871: 3,455
  • 1910: 9,494
  • 1939: 11,237
  • 1960: 12,828
  • 1971: 10,196
  • 1981: 9,513
  • 1998: 8,241
  • 1999: 8,105
  • 2000: 7,904
  • 2001: 7,793
  • 2002: 7,762
  • 2003: 7,670
  • 2004: 7,654
  • 2005: 7,562
  • 2007: 7,366
  • 2008: 7,235
  • 2011: 6,769
  • 2012: 6,714
  • 2013: 6,650

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