Germany - Saxony-Anhalt

General Information

Official name Saxony-Anhalt
Official name [native] Sachsen-Anhalt
Capital Magdeburg
Capital [native] Magdeburg
ISO code de-15
Statistical agency Statistisches Landesamt Sachsen-Anhalt

Administrative units

codekreiscapitalarea (sq.km.)population
2007-12-31
admin.
population
2011-12-31
admin.
15001Dessau-Roßlau, Stadt Dessau-Roßlau244.7489,93485,488
15002Halle (Saale), Stadt Halle (Saale)135.03234,295230,494
15003Magdeburg, Landeshauptstadt Magdeburg200.99230,140228,910
15081Altmarkkreis SalzwedelSalzwedel2,293.0393,32387,624
15082Anhalt-Bitterfeld, LandkreisKöthen (Anhalt)1,453.24184,877170,827
15083Börde, LandkreisHaldensleben2,366.58185,457175,198
15084BurgenlandkreisNaumburg (Saale)1,413.67201,932188,149
15085Harz, LandkreisHalberstadt2,104.43241,017225,191
15086Jerichower Land, LandkreisBurg1,576.7299,69393,242
15087Mansfeld-Südharz, LandkreisSangerhausen1,448.79158,223146,659
15088SaalekreisMerseburg1,433.44203,989190,747
15089SalzlandkreisBernburg (Saale)1,426.43219,222203,785
15090Stendal, LandkreisStendal2,423.17127,464118,268
15091Wittenberg, LandkreisLutherstadt Wittenberg1,930.06142,906132,154
 total 20,450.322,412,4722,276,736
source: Statistisches Bundesamt Deutschland.
note: end 2011 data based on 2011 census results.
note: Bad Suderode, Gernrode and Rieder were forced into Quedlinburg municipality, but regained independence, their end 2011 population is still included with Quedlinburg.

Expanded administrative units

codekreis
gemeinde
capitalarea (sq.km.)population
2007-12-31
admin.
population
2011-12-31
admin.
15001Dessau-Roßlau, Stadt Dessau-Roßlau244.7489,93485,488
15002Halle (Saale), Stadt Halle (Saale)135.03234,295230,494
15003Magdeburg, Landeshauptstadt Magdeburg200.99230,140228,910
15081Altmarkkreis SalzwedelSalzwedel2,293.0393,32387,624
15081026Apenburg-Winterfeld 59.311,8381,776
15081030Arendsee (Altmark), Stadt 269.677,6637,237
15081045Beetzendorf 97.973,5173,274
15081095Dähre 78.721,6531,516
15081105Diesdorf, Flecken 100.522,5522,442
15081135Gardelegen, Hansestadt 632.4324,88423,329
15081225Jübar 70.891,8131,743
15081240Kalbe (Milde), Stadt 272.708,6728,044
15081280Klötze, Stadt 278.2911,28110,468
15081290Kuhfelde 45.591,1931,162
15081440Rohrberg 38.281,2381,131
15081455Salzwedel, Hansestadt 304.5725,99024,588
15081545Wallstawe 44.091,029914
15082Anhalt-Bitterfeld, LandkreisKöthen (Anhalt)1,453.24184,877170,827
15082005Aken (Elbe), Stadt 59.918,7348,161
15082015Bitterfeld-Wolfen, Stadt 87.3247,92842,800
15082180Köthen (Anhalt), Stadt 78.4329,21327,410
15082241Muldestausee 136.9812,75412,043
15082256Osternienburger Land 138.739,8139,203
15082301Raguhn-Jeßnitz, Stadt 97.1210,3399,613
15082340Sandersdorf-Brehna 81.7716,19615,016
15082377Südliches Anhalt, Stadt 191.6315,33414,440
15082430Zerbst/Anhalt, Stadt 467.7624,39122,468
15082440Zörbig, Stadt 113.5910,1759,673
15083Börde, LandkreisHaldensleben2,366.58185,457175,198
15083020Altenhausen 43.171,1291,127
15083025Am Großen Bruch 50.112,4392,278
15083030Angern 64.212,2052,076
15083035Ausleben 33.291,9211,738
15083040Barleben 29.749,2599,030
15083060Beendorf 6.83962897
15083115Bülstringen 25.39965922
15083120Burgstall 116.451,7121,612
15083125Calvörde, Flecken 122.073,8723,628
15083130Colbitz 71.863,3813,231
15083190Eilsleben 55.604,0083,862
15083205Erxleben 83.383,1872,991
15083230Flechtingen 73.522,8792,816
15083245Gröningen, Stadt 59.693,9803,674
15083270Haldensleben, Stadt 137.7119,36718,452
15083275Harbke 18.921,8131,691
15083298Hohe Börde 171.7118,63818,062
15083320Hötensleben 60.794,0823,767
15083323Ingersleben 31.281,5251,464
15083355Kroppenstedt, Stadt 38.651,6141,513
15083361Loitsche-Heinrichsberg 30.771,0511,002
15083390Niedere Börde 77.767,6077,172
15083411Oebisfelde-Weferlingen, Stadt 249.3014,87213,805
15083415Oschersleben (Bode), Stadt 188.9121,83320,393
15083440Rogätz 23.862,2292,168
15083485Sommersdorf 29.321,5641,451
15083490Sülzetal 103.719,7319,191
15083495Süplingen 18.441,016946
15083505Ummendorf 15.681,0391,009
15083515Völpke 17.221,5581,422
15083531Wanzleben-Börde, Stadt 188.0715,60114,713
15083535Wefensleben 12.632,0741,879
15083557Westheide 50.841,8191,724
15083565Wolmirstedt, Stadt 54.3012,49411,623
15083580Zielitz 11.402,0311,869
15084BurgenlandkreisNaumburg (Saale)1,413.67201,932188,149
15084012An der Poststraße 44.451,8471,746
15084013Meineweh 25.251,1191,061
15084015Bad Bibra, Stadt 49.773,0952,928
15084025Balgstädt 32.581,2671,185
15084115Droyßig 20.322,1682,062
15084125Eckartsberga, Stadt 35.962,5202,398
15084130Elsteraue 79.939,5588,805
15084132Finne 25.041,3301,265
15084133Finneland 29.431,1931,169
15084135Freyburg (Unstrut), Stadt 46.555,1964,879
15084150Gleina 29.581,3761,313
15084170Goseck 14.571,0951,037
15084207Gutenborn 33.942,0601,916
15084235Hohenmölsen, Stadt 75.3311,09110,246
15084246Kaiserpfalz 41.081,8891,697
15084250Karsdorf 19.841,9031,787
15084275Kretzschau 27.762,8622,701
15084282Lanitz-Hassel-Tal 31.501,2611,173
15084285Laucha an der Unstrut, Stadt 31.143,3073,115
15084315Lützen, Stadt 96.499,5569,053
15084335Mertendorf 32.511,8151,735
15084341Molauer Land 33.941,2261,130
15084355Naumburg (Saale), Stadt 129.8935,33933,085
15084360Nebra (Unstrut), Stadt 25.423,6713,488
15084375Osterfeld, Stadt 27.602,7882,634
15084442Schnaudertal 20.721,044959
15084445Schönburg 14.601,0981,060
15084470Stößen, Stadt 7.291,020953
15084490Teuchern, Stadt 81.369,2888,724
15084550Weißenfels, Stadt 113.5542,44539,837
15084560Wethau 7.681,0301,009
15084565Wetterzeube 41.441,9741,851
15084590Zeitz, Stadt 87.1633,50130,148
15085Harz, LandkreisHalberstadt2,104.43241,017225,191
15085035Bad Suderode 8.211,848 
15085040Ballenstedt, Stadt 65.228,1617,749
15085055Blankenburg (Harz), Stadt 148.9022,64820,971
15085090Ditfurt 23.721,7641,640
15085110Falkenstein/Harz, Stadt 102.966,0455,716
15085120Gernrode, Stadt 34.073,824 
15085125Groß Quenstedt 15.661,013973
15085135Halberstadt, Stadt 142.9843,71240,717
15085140Harsleben 27.862,2762,204
15085145Harzgerode, Stadt 164.609,2178,580
15085160Hedersleben 16.471,6381,471
15085185Huy 167.278,2817,772
15085190Ilsenburg (Harz), Stadt 62.9710,0009,488
15085227Nordharz 110.668,5748,095
15085228Oberharz am Brocken, Stadt 271.5112,96111,548
15085230Osterwieck, Stadt 212.8812,51511,548
15085235Quedlinburg, Stadt 78.1621,90927,578
15085255Rieder 21.411,897 
15085285Schwanebeck, Stadt 32.612,7412,576
15085287Selke-Aue 36.721,6091,486
15085330Thale, Stadt 137.6420,09518,380
15085365Wegeleben, Stadt 51.783,0022,794
15085370Wernigerode, Stadt 170.1735,28733,905
15086Jerichower Land, LandkreisBurg1,576.7299,69393,242
15086005Biederitz 39.328,4958,503
15086015Burg, Stadt 164.0324,66722,977
15086035Elbe-Parey 108.647,5527,032
15086040Genthin, Stadt 230.7216,58015,063
15086055Gommern, Stadt 159.9711,68410,821
15086080Jerichow, Stadt 269.927,8477,289
15086140Möckern, Stadt 523.8714,55713,477
15086145Möser 80.258,3118,080
15087Mansfeld-Südharz, LandkreisSangerhausen1,448.79158,223146,659
15087010Ahlsdorf 5.091,8161,713
15087015Allstedt, Stadt 149.818,7978,339
15087031Arnstein, Stadt 121.717,9087,271
15087045Benndorf 5.772,3892,179
15087055Berga 25.671,8661,789
15087070Blankenheim 14.861,4241,311
15087075Bornstedt 9.31926833
15087101Brücken-Hackpfüffel 16.651,1331,077
15087125Edersleben 9.051,1261,051
15087130Eisleben, Lutherstadt 143.8626,69424,556
15087165Gerbstedt, Stadt 102.318,4287,904
15087205Helbra 9.264,5264,233
15087210Hergisdorf 9.541,7771,695
15087220Hettstedt, Stadt 36.9316,25115,042
15087250Kelbra (Kyffhäuser), Stadt 40.553,8343,585
15087260Klostermansfeld 8.802,6812,515
15087275Mansfeld, Stadt 143.7910,3619,552
15087370Sangerhausen, Stadt 207.6231,15328,627
15087386Seegebiet Mansfelder Land 107.9310,1989,559
15087412Südharz 236.3810,80010,009
15087440Wallhausen 35.342,8002,559
15087470Wimmelburg 8.561,3351,260
15088SaalekreisMerseburg1,433.44203,989190,747
15088020Bad Dürrenberg, Stadt 36.1512,91111,999
15088025Bad Lauchstädt, Goethestadt 85.369,5679,090
15088030Barnstädt 18.221,1601,075
15088065Braunsbedra, Stadt 74.3012,37911,604
15088100Farnstädt 27.121,7051,626
15088150Kabelsketal 50.989,1318,817
15088195Landsberg, Stadt 125.3816,12115,241
15088205Leuna, Stadt 87.7114,81614,162
15088216Wettin-Löbejün, Stadt 127.0311,26310,482
15088220Merseburg, Stadt 53.7636,51133,664
15088235Mücheln (Geiseltal), Stadt 98.599,6839,216
15088250Nemsdorf-Göhrendorf 17.11963880
15088265Obhausen 37.332,4952,382
15088295Petersberg 102.6910,84910,091
15088305Querfurt, Stadt 155.2612,39811,470
15088319Salzatal 109.3712,95212,012
15088330Schkopau 99.7411,81211,127
15088340Schraplau, Stadt 7.061,2591,176
15088355Steigra 29.651,3241,247
15088365Teutschenthal 90.6314,69013,386
15089SalzlandkreisBernburg (Saale)1,426.43219,222203,785
15089005Alsleben (Saale), Stadt 23.643,1152,573
15089015Aschersleben, Stadt 156.2029,87028,327
15089026Barby, Stadt 152.729,7069,065
15089030Bernburg (Saale), Stadt 113.4636,78934,838
15089041Bördeaue 25.402,0681,891
15089042Bördeland 92.178,5217,913
15089043Börde-Hakel 38.643,5903,254
15089045Borne 15.321,3491,282
15089055Calbe (Saale), Stadt 56.6610,6359,481
15089075Egeln, Stadt 29.143,8683,582
15089130Giersleben 20.141,0841,088
15089165Güsten, Stadt 36.164,7804,450
15089175Hecklingen, Stadt 95.347,8297,435
15089185Ilberstedt 14.931,1831,126
15089195Könnern, Stadt 125.209,6719,023
15089235Nienburg (Saale), Stadt 79.147,3276,865
15089245Plötzkau 23.911,3851,406
15089305Schönebeck (Elbe), Stadt 85.8135,23832,372
15089307Seeland, Stadt 78.869,4498,722
15089310Staßfurt, Stadt 146.6830,27427,725
15089365Wolmirsleben 16.911,4911,367
15090Stendal, LandkreisStendal2,423.17127,464118,268
15090003Aland (Altmark) 92.311,6991,535
15090007Altmärkische Höhe 98.902,2252,018
15090008Altmärkische Wische 67.101,044938
15090010Arneburg, Stadt 30.641,6881,637
15090070Bismark (Altmark), Stadt 289.459,5838,901
15090135Eichstedt (Altmark) 32.811,028956
15090180Goldbeck 26.851,6101,505
15090220Hassel 20.57994961
15090225Havelberg, Hansestadt 149.117,3596,837
15090245Hohenberg-Krusemark 63.451,4241,293
15090270Iden 37.371,060945
15090285Kamern 67.841,3771,283
15090310Klietz 66.461,8771,598
15090415Osterburg (Altmark), Hansestadt 229.7411,57810,509
15090435Rochau 39.021,2111,126
15090445Sandau (Elbe), Stadt 18.581,011934
15090485Schollene 65.331,3661,276
15090500Schönhausen (Elbe) 74.082,3982,299
15090520Seehausen (Altmark), Hansestadt 107.015,6545,237
15090535Stendal, Stadt 268.0243,68840,726
15090546Tangerhütte, Stadt 294.7412,46111,603
15090550Tangermünde, Stadt 89.8811,25210,580
15090610Werben (Elbe), Hansestadt 53.371,3041,201
15090631Wust-Fischbeck 68.221,5191,413
15090635Zehrental 72.321,054957
15091Wittenberg, LandkreisLutherstadt Wittenberg1,930.06142,906132,154
15091010Annaburg, Stadt 224.277,8547,357
15091020Bad Schmiedeberg, Stadt 160.019,3828,770
15091060Coswig (Anhalt), Stadt 295.7413,87512,612
15091110Gräfenhainichen, Stadt 158.9114,07412,863
15091145Jessen (Elster), Stadt 352.0015,55914,535
15091160Kemberg, Stadt 235.1411,48610,525
15091241Oranienbaum-Wörlitz, Stadt 115.169,2288,630
15091375Wittenberg, Lutherstadt 240.3450,94247,131
15091391Zahna-Elster, Stadt 148.4910,5069,731
 total 20,450.322,412,4722,276,736
source: Statistisches Bundesamt Deutschland.
note: end 2011 data based on 2011 census results.
note: Bad Suderode, Gernrode and Rieder were forced into Quedlinburg municipality, but regained independence, their end 2011 population is still included with Quedlinburg.

Main cities

namepopulation
1992-12-31
admin.
population
2000-12-31
admin.
population
2011-12-31
admin.
Halle (Saale)299,884247,736230,494
Magdeburg272,516231,450228,910
Dessau-Roßlau....85,488
Wittenberg....47,131
Bitterfeld-Wolfen....42,800
Stendal....40,726
Halberstadt....40,717
source: Statistisches Bundesamt Deutschland.
note: end 2011 data based on 2011 census results.