Kroppen is a municipality in the Oberspreewald-Lausitz district, in southern Brandenburg, Germany.

Kroppen
Location of Kroppen within Oberspreewald-Lausitz district
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Kroppen is located in Germany
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Kroppen is located in Brandenburg
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Coordinates: 51°22′59″N 13°48′00″E / 51.38306°N 13.80000°E / 51.38306; 13.80000Coordinates: 51°22′59″N 13°48′00″E / 51.38306°N 13.80000°E / 51.38306; 13.80000
CountryGermany
StateBrandenburg
DistrictOberspreewald-Lausitz
Municipal assoc.Ortrand
Subdivisions2 Ortsteile
Government
 • Mayor (2019–24) Reiner Krämer[1]
Area
 • Total15.16 km2 (5.85 sq mi)
Elevation
112 m (367 ft)
Population
 (2020-12-31)[2]
 • Total714
 • Density47/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
01945
Dialling codes035755
Vehicle registrationOSL
Websitewww.kroppen-osl.de

DemographyEdit

 
Development of Population since 1875 within the Current Boundaries (Blue Line: Population; Dotted Line: Comparison to Population Development of Brandenburg state; Grey Background: Time of Nazi rule; Red Background: Time of Communist rule)
Kroppen: Population development
within the current boundaries (2013)[3]
YearPop.±% p.a.
1875 500—    
1890 540+0.51%
1910 550+0.09%
1925 589+0.46%
1933 580−0.19%
1939 707+3.36%
1946 820+2.14%
1950 908+2.58%
1964 1,008+0.75%
1971 971−0.53%
1981 925−0.48%
1985 916−0.24%
1989 860−1.56%
1990 848−1.40%
1991 840−0.94%
1992 835−0.60%
1993 827−0.96%
1994 826−0.12%
1995 819−0.85%
1996 823+0.49%
YearPop.±% p.a.
1997 814−1.09%
1998 828+1.72%
1999 817−1.33%
2000 825+0.98%
2001 804−2.55%
2002 775−3.61%
2003 778+0.39%
2004 770−1.03%
2005 762−1.04%
2006 753−1.18%
2007 759+0.80%
2008 746−1.71%
2009 721−3.35%
2010 721+0.00%
2011 710−1.53%
2012 697−1.83%
2013 682−2.15%
2014 679−0.44%
2015 676−0.44%
2016 678+0.30%

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Landkreis Oberspreewald-Lausitz 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