Köthen facts for kids
|Area||78.42 km2 (30.28 sq mi)|
|Elevation||80 m (262 ft)|
|Population||29,667 (31 December 2006)|
|- Density||378 /km2 (980 /sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)|
|Licence plate||ABI, AZE, BTF, KÖT, ZE|
|Location of the town of Köthen (Anhalt) within Anhalt-Bitterfeld district|
Köthen (Anhalt) (1885–1927 officially Cöthen) is a city in the state of Saxony-Anhalt in Germany. It is the capital of the district of Anhalt-Bitterfeld. As of 31 December 2018, 25,911 people lived there.
Images for kids
Köthen Hallescher Turm.JPG
The tower guarding the southern gate (to Halle) was built in the 15th century and renovated in 1995
Carl Friedrich Abel by Thomas Gainsborough, 1777
2007-09 Köthen (Anhalt) 01.jpg
This mural depicts the sister cities
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