Wülknitz

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Wülknitz
Lichtensee church
Lichtensee church
Coat of arms of Wülknitz
Coat of arms
Wülknitz   is located in Germany
Wülknitz
Wülknitz
Coordinates: 51°22′N 13°24′E / 51.367°N 13.400°E / 51.367; 13.400Coordinates: 51°22′N 13°24′E / 51.367°N 13.400°E / 51.367; 13.400
Country Germany
State Saxony
District Meißen
Municipal assoc. Röderaue-Wülknitz
Government
 • Mayor Hannes Clauß
Area
 • Total 27.77 km2 (10.72 sq mi)
Elevation 95 m (312 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 1,725
 • Density 62/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 01609
Dialling codes 035263
Vehicle registration MEI
Website www.gemeinde-wuelknitz.de

Wülknitz is a municipality in the district of Meißen, in Saxony, Germany.

History[edit]

Wülknitz was the first time in 1262, Lichtensee in 1032, Tiefenau in 1013 and Peritz mentioned in records in 1266.

During the time of Lustlager grove, hosted the August the Strong, an opera house was built in Streumen.

On 1 January 1994 joined the current districts Heidehäuser, Lichtensee, Peritz, Streumen, Tiefenau (since November 1, 1952 by incorporation of a district Lichtensee) and Wülknitz to present Wülknitz community together.

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