Sandau

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Sandau
Coat of arms of Sandau
Coat of arms
Sandau is located in Germany
Sandau
Sandau
Location of Sandau within Stendal district
Sandau (Elbe) in SDL.png
Coordinates: 52°47′0″N 12°3′0″E / 52.78333°N 12.05000°E / 52.78333; 12.05000Coordinates: 52°47′0″N 12°3′0″E / 52.78333°N 12.05000°E / 52.78333; 12.05000
Country Germany
State Saxony-Anhalt
District Stendal
Municipal assoc. Elbe-Havel-Land
Government
 • Mayor Henry Wagner
Area
 • Total 18.58 km2 (7.17 sq mi)
Elevation 27 m (89 ft)
Population (2017-12-31)[1]
 • Total 868
 • Density 47/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 39524
Dialling codes 039383
Vehicle registration SDL
Website www.sandau.de

Sandau is a town in the district of Stendal, in Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany. It is situated on the right bank of the Elbe, approx. 5 km south of Havelberg. It is part of the Verbandsgemeinde ("collective municipality") Elbe-Havel-Land.

The Sandau Ferry, a cable ferry across the Elbe, connects Sandau to Büttnershof.

Tower of the Lutheran Church
Castle Sandau

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden – Stand: 31. Dezember 2017" (PDF). Statistisches Landesamt Sachsen-Anhalt (in German).