Beeskow

Beeskow (Lower Sorbian: Bezkow) is a town in Brandenburg, Germany, and capital of the Oder-Spree district. It is situated on the river Spree, 30 km southwest of Frankfurt an der Oder.

Beeskow
View over Beeskow
View over Beeskow
Coat of arms of Beeskow
Location of Beeskow within Oder-Spree district
Beeskow in LOS.png
Beeskow is located in Germany
Beeskow
Beeskow
Beeskow is located in Brandenburg
Beeskow
Beeskow
Coordinates: 52°10′N 14°15′E / 52.167°N 14.250°E / 52.167; 14.250Coordinates: 52°10′N 14°15′E / 52.167°N 14.250°E / 52.167; 14.250
CountryGermany
StateBrandenburg
DistrictOder-Spree
SubdivisionsKernstadt und 7 Ortsteile
Government
 • Mayor (2017–25) Frank Steffen[1] (SPD)
Area
 • Total77.15 km2 (29.79 sq mi)
Elevation
40 m (130 ft)
Population
 (2020-12-31)[2]
 • Total8,070
 • Density100/km2 (270/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
15848
Dialling codes03366
Vehicle registrationLOS
Websitewww.beeskow.de

DemographyEdit

Beeskow: Population development
within the current boundaries (2020)[3]
YearPop.±% p.a.
1875 6,668—    
1890 6,585−0.08%
1910 6,408−0.14%
1925 6,744+0.34%
1939 7,128+0.40%
1950 9,191+2.34%
1964 8,667−0.42%
YearPop.±% p.a.
1971 8,774+0.18%
1981 9,617+0.92%
1985 9,749+0.34%
1990 9,712−0.08%
1995 9,403−0.64%
2000 8,946−0.99%
2005 8,432−1.18%
YearPop.±% p.a.
2010 8,120−0.75%
2015 8,122+0.00%
2016 8,099−0.28%
2017 8,080−0.23%
2018 8,042−0.47%
2019 8,040−0.02%
2020 8,070+0.37%

PersonalitiesEdit

Sons and daughters of the cityEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Landkreis Oder-Spree Wahl der Bürgermeisterin / des Bürgermeisters, accessed 2 July 2021.
  2. ^ "Bevölkerung im Land Brandenburg nach amtsfreien Gemeinden, Ämtern und Gemeinden 31. Dezember 2020". Amt für Statistik Berlin-Brandenburg (in German). June 2021.
  3. ^ Detailed data sources are to be found in the Wikimedia Commons.Population Projection Brandenburg at Wikimedia Commons

External linksEdit

  Media related to Beeskow at Wikimedia Commons