Selbitz (Elbtal)

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Stadtteil of Kemberg
Selbitz Elbaue.jpg
Selbitz  is located in Germany
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
 • 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.


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


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


The municipal council is made up of eight councillors.


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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