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Zwickau toun haw an theatre
Zwickau toun haw an theatre
Coat o airms o Zwickau
Coat o airms
Zwickau is locatit in Germany
Location o Zwickau athin Zwickau destrict
Zwickau in Z.svg
Coordinates: 50°43′N 12°30′E / 50.717°N 12.500°E / 50.717; 12.500Coordinates: 50°43′N 12°30′E / 50.717°N 12.500°E / 50.717; 12.500
Kintra Germany
State Saxony
Destrict Zwickau
Subdivisions 5 urban units wi 35 tounships
 • Laird Mayor Pia Findeiss (SPD)
 • Total 102.54 km2 (39.59 sq mi)
Elevation 241-444 m (−1,216 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Tot 91,123
 • Density 890/km2 (2,300/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 08001–08067
Diallin codes 0375
Vehicle registration Z

Zwickau (German pronunciation: [ˈtsvɪkaʊ]; Sorbian: Šwikawa, Czech Cvikov) in Germany, belangs tae an industrial an economical core region. Nowadays it is the caipital ceety o the destrict o Zwickau. The ceety is situatit in a valley at the fit o the Erzgebirge muntains an is an aa pairt o whit is cried the Saxon triangle metropolitan aurie, an economic network which includes Leipzig-Halle, Dresden an Chemnitz. The ceety haes slichtly fewer nor 100,000 indwallers, but haes a regional catchment aurie o ower 480,000 fowk.[2] Frae 1834 till 1952 Zwickau wis the umwhile seat o the govrenment o the sooth-wastren region o Saxony.

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