Schwarzenberg, Saxony facts for kids

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Schwarzenberg Erzgebirge (00573).jpg
Coat of arms of Schwarzenberg
Coordinates 50°32′43″N 12°46′45″E / 50.54528°N 12.77917°E / 50.54528; 12.77917
Country Germany
State Saxony
Admin. region Chemnitz
District Erzgebirgskreis
Town subdivisions 6
Mayor Heidrun Hiemer (CDU)
Basic statistics
Area 46.25 km2 (17.86 sq mi)
Elevation 468 m  (1536 ft)
Population 18,687  (31 December 2009)
 - Density 404 /km2 (1,046 /sq mi)
Other information
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plate ERZ
Postal code 08340
Area code 03774

Schwarzenberg is a town in the rural district of Erzgebirgskreis in Saxony, Germany. The town was built in the 12th century. It is located about 15 km southeast of Aue, and 35 km southwest of Chemnitz.

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