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
administrative centerarea in
sq.km.
population
2007-12-31
admin.
population
2011-12-31
admin.
population
2014-12-31
admin.
145Chemnitz, DirektionsbezirkChemnitz6,523.871,574,2561,491,4421,463,341
14511Chemnitz, StadtChemnitz220.86244,951240,543243,521
14521Erzgebirgskreis, LandkreisAnnaberg-Buchholz1,828.44382,571359,103349,582
14522Mittelsachsen, LandkreisFreiberg2,113.39340,115320,062312,711
14523Vogtlandkreis, LandkreisPlauen1,411.94253,672238,443232,390
14524Zwickau, LandkreisZwickau949.24352,947333,291325,137
146Dresden, DirektionsbezirkDresden7,931.451,646,7161,591,7101,592,765
14612Dresden, StadtDresden328.31507,513517,765536,308
14625Bautzen, LandkreisBautzen2,390.73333,470313,618306,570
14626Görlitz, LandkreisGörlitz2,106.32288,735267,815260,188
14627Meißen, LandkreisMeißen1,452.40259,343246,237243,745
14628Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge, LandkreisPirna1,653.69257,655246,275245,954
147Leipzig, DirektionsbezirkLeipzig3,964.90999,228971,030999,168
14713Leipzig, StadtLeipzig297.39510,512510,043544,479
14729Leipzig, LandkreisBorna1,647.16274,532260,925257,647
14730Nordsachsen, LandkreisTorgau2,020.35214,184200,062197,042
 total 18,420.224,220,2004,054,1824,055,274
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.
population
2014-12-31
admin.
Leipzig519,710510,512510,043544,479
Dresden495,424507,513517,765536,308
Chemnitz288,268244,951240,543243,521
Zwickau..95,84192,82691,066
Plauen..67,61364,32164,077
Görlitz..56,72454,28354,193
source: Statistisches Landesamt des Freistaates Sachsen.
note: end 2011 data based on 2011 census results.