Dornburg-Camburg

Dornburg-Camburg is a town in the Saale-Holzland district, in Thuringia, Germany. It was created on 1 December 2008, when the towns Dornburg and Camburg and the municipality Dorndorf-Steudnitz were merged.

Dornburg-Camburg
Location of Dornburg-Camburg within Saale-Holzland-Kreis district
Dornburg-Camburg in SHK.svg
Dornburg-Camburg is located in Germany
Dornburg-Camburg
Dornburg-Camburg
Dornburg-Camburg is located in Thuringia
Dornburg-Camburg
Dornburg-Camburg
Coordinates: 51°3′14″N 11°42′27″E / 51.05389°N 11.70750°E / 51.05389; 11.70750Coordinates: 51°3′14″N 11°42′27″E / 51.05389°N 11.70750°E / 51.05389; 11.70750
CountryGermany
StateThuringia
DistrictSaale-Holzland-Kreis
Municipal assoc.Dornburg-Camburg
Government
 • Mayor (2018–24) Dorothea Storch[1] (CDU)
Area
 • Total30.72 km2 (11.86 sq mi)
Elevation
130 m (430 ft)
Population
 (2020-12-31)[2]
 • Total5,315
 • Density170/km2 (450/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
07774, 07778 (Dornburg)
Dialling codes036421
Vehicle registrationSHK, EIS, SRO
Websitedornburg-camburg.de

HistoryEdit

Within the German Empire (1871-1918), Dornburg and Dorndorf-Steudnitz were part of the Grand Duchy of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, while Camburg was part of the Duchy of Saxe-Meiningen.

 
Camburg castle (2004)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Gewählte Bürgermeister - aktuelle Landesübersicht, Freistaat Thüringen, accessed 14 July 2021.
  2. ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden, erfüllenden Gemeinden und Verwaltungsgemeinschaften in Thüringen Gebietsstand: 31.12.2020". Thüringer Landesamt für Statistik (in German). June 2021.