Free State of Saxony

General Information


Official name Free State of Saxony
Capital Dresden
ISO code DE-14
Statistical agency Statistisches Landesamt des Freistaates Sachsen


Administrative units

coderegierungsbezirk
> kreis
capitalarea in
sq.km.
population
1995-12-31
admin.
population
2007-12-31
admin.
population
2011-12-31
admin.
145Chemnitz, DirektionsbezirkChemnitz6,523.781,775,0151,574,2561,491,442
14511Chemnitz, StadtChemnitz220.84288,268244,951240,543
14521Erzgebirgskreis, LandkreisAnnaberg-Buchholz1,828.43434,001382,571359,103
14522Mittelsachsen, LandkreisFreiberg2,113.37377,125340,115320,062
14523Vogtlandkreis, LandkreisPlauen1,411.89284,076253,672238,443
14524Zwickau, LandkreisZwickau949.25391,545352,947333,291
146Dresden, DirektionsbezirkDresden7,931.231,761,2871,646,7161,591,710
14612Dresden, StadtDresden328.31495,424507,513517,765
14625Bautzen, LandkreisBautzen2,390.68374,309333,470313,618
14626Görlitz, LandkreisGörlitz2,106.18343,077288,735267,815
14627Meißen, LandkreisMeißen1,452.38278,897259,343246,237
14628Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge, LandkreisPirna1,653.68269,580257,655246,275
147Leipzig, DirektionsbezirkLeipzig3,964.751,030,301999,228971,030
14713Leipzig, StadtLeipzig297.37519,710510,512510,043
14729Leipzig, LandkreisBorna1,647.08279,426274,532260,925
14730Nordsachsen, LandkreisTorgau2,020.30231,165214,184200,062
 total 18,419.764,566,6034,220,2004,054,182
source: Statistisches Landesamt des Freistaates Sachsen.
note: end 2011 data based on 2011 census results.

Main cities

namepopulation
1995-12-31
admin.
population
2007-12-31
admin.
population
2011-12-31
admin.
Dresden495,424507,513517,765
Leipzig519,710510,512510,043
Chemnitz288,268244,951240,543
Zwickau..95,84192,826
Plauen..67,61364,321
Görlitz..56,72454,283
source: Statistisches Landesamt des Freistaates Sachsen.
note: end 2011 data based on 2011 census results.