Dippoldiswalde

Dippoldiswalde (Saxon: Dipps) is a town in the Free State of Saxony, Germany, administrative center of the Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge district. It is situated 23 km east of Freiberg, and 18 km south of Dresden.

Dippoldiswalde
Blick auf die Stadt Dippoldiswalde.jpg
Coat of arms of Dippoldiswalde
Coat of arms
Location of Dippoldiswalde within Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge district
Dippoldiswalde in PIR.svg
Dippoldiswalde is located in Germany
Dippoldiswalde
Dippoldiswalde
Dippoldiswalde is located in Saxony
Dippoldiswalde
Dippoldiswalde
Coordinates: 50°53′36″N 13°40′0″E / 50.89333°N 13.66667°E / 50.89333; 13.66667Coordinates: 50°53′36″N 13°40′0″E / 50.89333°N 13.66667°E / 50.89333; 13.66667
CountryGermany
StateSaxony
DistrictSächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge
Subdivisions21
Government
 • MayorJens Peter (Unabhängige Bürger)
Area
 • Total104.13 km2 (40.20 sq mi)
Elevation
375 m (1,230 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total14,432
 • Density140/km2 (360/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
01744
Dialling codes03504
Vehicle registrationPIR, DW, FTL, SEB
Websitewww.dippoldiswalde.de

The town is situated on the Weisseritz railway, a narrow gauge railway powered by steam locomotives.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerung des Freistaates Sachsen jeweils am Monatsende ausgewählter Berichtsmonate nach Gemeinden" (PDF). Statistisches Landesamt des Freistaates Sachsen (in German). July 2019.