Themar

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Themar
Coat of arms of Themar
Coat of arms
Themar is located in Germany
Themar
Themar
Location of Themar within Hildburghausen district
Themar in HBN.png
Coordinates: 50°30′15″N 10°36′57″E / 50.50417°N 10.61583°E / 50.50417; 10.61583Coordinates: 50°30′15″N 10°36′57″E / 50.50417°N 10.61583°E / 50.50417; 10.61583
Country Germany
State Thuringia
District Hildburghausen
Government
 • Mayor Hubert Böse (CDU)
Area
 • Total 20.19 km2 (7.80 sq mi)
Elevation 330 m (1,080 ft)
Population (2017-12-31)[1]
 • Total 2,888
 • Density 140/km2 (370/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 98660
Dialling codes 036873
Vehicle registration HBN
Website www.themar.de

Themar is a town in the district of Hildburghausen, in Thuringia, Germany. It is situated on the river Werra, 11 km northwest of Hildburghausen, and 14 km southwest of Suhl.

Main sights[edit]

St Bartholomew's Church

Notable people[edit]

  • Karl Blau (1930-1994), politician and official of the NDPD

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden, Gemeinschaftsfreie Gemeinde, erfüllende/beauftragende Gemeinden, Verwaltungsgemeinschaft/Mitgliedsgemeinden in Thüringen". Thüringer Landesamt für Statistik (in German). September 2018.

Literature and Film[edit]

  • Themar - Stadt der 7 Türme, Documentary (2010), Directed by: Robert Sauerbrey
  • (in German) 1200 Jahre Themar: Festschrift zur 1200-Jahrfeier der Stadt Themar, Börner PR, 1996, ISBN 978-3930675081