Sankt Egidien

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Sankt Egidien
Sankt Egidien   is located in Germany
Sankt Egidien
Sankt Egidien
Coordinates: 50°47′6″N 12°37′12″E / 50.78500°N 12.62000°E / 50.78500; 12.62000Coordinates: 50°47′6″N 12°37′12″E / 50.78500°N 12.62000°E / 50.78500; 12.62000
Country Germany
State Saxony
District Zwickau
Municipal assoc. Rund um den Auersberg
Government
 • Mayor Uwe Redlich
Area
 • Total 21.24 km2 (8.20 sq mi)
Elevation 261 m (856 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 3,302
 • Density 160/km2 (400/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 09356
Dialling codes 037204
Vehicle registration Z
Website www.sankt-egidien.de

Sankt Egidien (Saint Egidien) is a municipality in the district of Zwickau in Saxony in Germany.

History[edit]

The town was named after Saint Giles, allegedly for missionary work done by him or his disciples to the Goths.

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