Borna, Leipzig

town in the Free State of Saxony, Germany

Borna (IPA: [ˈbɔɐ̯naː]) is a town in the rural district Leipzig, in Saxony, Germany. It is also the capital of this district. It is located about 25 kilometres (16 miles) southeast of Leipzig.

Borna
Rathaus mit Alter Wache Borna.jpg
Coat of arms of Borna
Location of Borna within Leipzig district
Borna in L.svg
Borna is located in Germany
Borna
Borna
Borna is located in Saxony
Borna
Borna
Coordinates: 51°7′N 12°30′E / 51.117°N 12.500°E / 51.117; 12.500Coordinates: 51°7′N 12°30′E / 51.117°N 12.500°E / 51.117; 12.500
CountryGermany
StateSaxony
DistrictLeipzig
Government
 • MayorSimone Luedtke (Left)
Area
 • Total62.35 km2 (24.07 sq mi)
Elevation
159 m (522 ft)
Population
 (2020-12-31)[1]
 • Total19,120
 • Density310/km2 (790/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes
04552
Dialling codes0 34 33
Vehicle registrationL, BNA, GHA, GRM, MTL, WUR
Websitewww.borna.de

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Bevölkerung des Freistaates Sachsen nach Gemeinden am 31. Dezember 2020". Statistisches Landesamt des Freistaates Sachsen (in German). June 2021.

Other websitesEdit

  Media related to Borna at Wikimedia Commons