Selbitz (Elbtal)

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Selbitz
Stadtteil of Kemberg
Selbitz Elbaue.jpg
Selbitz  is located in Germany
Selbitz
Selbitz
Coordinates: 51°49′0″N 12°31′59″E / 51.81667°N 12.53306°E / 51.81667; 12.53306Coordinates: 51°49′0″N 12°31′59″E / 51.81667°N 12.53306°E / 51.81667; 12.53306
Country Germany
State Saxony-Anhalt
District Wittenberg
Town Kemberg
Area
 • Total 6.20 km2 (2.39 sq mi)
Elevation 64 m (210 ft)
Population (2005-12-31)
 • Total 403
 • Density 65/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 06773
Dialling codes 034928
Vehicle registration WB

Selbitz is a village and a former municipality in Wittenberg district in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. Since 1 January 2010, it is part of the town Kemberg.

Geography[edit]

Selbitz lies about 12 km southwest of Lutherstadt Wittenberg on the edge of the Flusslandschaft Mittlere Elbe biosphere reserve.

History[edit]

Selbitz had its first documentary mention in 1388 under the name Slewitz.

Politics[edit]

The municipal council is made up of eight councillors.

Partnerships[edit]

Selbitz maintains a partnership with the like-named town of Selbitz in Hof district in Bavaria.

Economy and transportation[edit]

Federal Highway (Bundesstraße) B 100 between Gräfenhainichen and Coswig is about 10 km away.

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