Saxony-Anhalt, Germany

Saxony-Anhalt is one of 16 primary administrative regions in Germany with a population of approximately 2,169,253 people.

Facts and figures on Saxony-Anhalt at a glance

Region name: Saxony-Anhalt (Saxony-Anhalt)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 2,169,253 people
Country: Germany
Continent: Europe

The regional headquarters of Saxony-Anhalt (Saxony-Anhalt) is located in the regional capital Magdeburg (Magdeburg) with a population of 235,775 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Saxony-Anhalt's regional capital Magdeburg to Germany's capital Berlin (Berlin) is approximately 129 km (80 mi).

Facts and figures about Saxony-Anhalt
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Saxony-Anhalt Saxony-Anhalt2,169,253 peopleMagdeburg Magdeburg235,775 people

Compare with other regions in Germany.

Map of Saxony-Anhalt

Map of Saxony-Anhalt

Information on Saxony-Anhalt

Information on Saxony-Anhalt
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Saxony-Anhalt Saxony-AnhaltMagdeburg Magdeburg14GermanyEurope

Time in Saxony-Anhalt

Time in Saxony-Anhalt
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Thu, 13 Jun 2024 - 3:21am (03:21h)In effect (+1 hour)Thu, 13 Jun 2024 - 2:21am (02:21h)GMT UTC +2.0Europe/Berlin

Geographic coordinates of Saxony-Anhalt

Latitude & Longitude of Saxony-Anhalt
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map52°00'00.0"N (52.0000000°)11°43'59.9"E (11.7333000°)

Subregions in Saxony-Anhalt

There are 14 administrative subregions in Saxony-Anhalt.
Subregions in Saxony-Anhalt
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Altmarkkreis Salzwedel Altmarkkreis Salzwedel1.81,986Salzwedel Salzwedel21,058
Anhalt-Bitterfeld Anhalt-Bitterfeld2.155,900Koethen Köthen28,710
Boerde Börde3.170,106Haldensleben I Haldensleben I20,294
Burgenlandkreis Burgenlandkreis4.176,333Naumburg Naumburg29,722
Dessau-Rosslau Dessau-Roßlau5.78,731--
Jerichower Land Jerichower Land6.89,118Burg bei Magdeburg Burg bei Magdeburg24,958
Kreisfreie Stadt Halle Kreisfreie Stadt Halle7.238,061--
Landeshauptstadt Magdeburg Landeshauptstadt Magdeburg8.236,188Magdeburg Magdeburg235,775
Landkreis Harz Landkreis Harz9.209,117Halberstadt Halberstadt39,729
Landkreis Stendal Landkreis Stendal10.109,746Stendal Stendal37,722
Landkreis Wittenberg Landkreis Wittenberg11.123,341Wittenberg Wittenberg30,000
Mansfeld-Suedharz Mansfeld-Südharz12.132,317Sangerhausen Sangerhausen23,347
Saalekreis Saalekreis13.182,814Merseburg Merseburg34,780
Salzlandkreis Salzlandkreis14.185,495Bernburg Bernburg32,113

External sources of information on Saxony-Anhalt

Saxony-Anhalt on Wikipedia