Saxony-Anhalt is a state found in the nation of Germany. Home to 2,287,040 people, it is the 11th largest division in Germany in terms of population.
Saxony-Anhalt gained its current status as a state in the year 1990. The government of Saxony-Anhalt is lead by Reiner Haseloff and is based in the state capital of Magdeburg (Population: 229,826).
The most populous cities in Saxony-Anhalt are: Halle Neustadt (Population: 240,000), Halle (Saale) (Population: 234,107), Magdeburg (Population: 229,826), Neue Neustadt (Population: 226,851), Dessau (Population: 77,315).
Saxony-Anhalt State - Quick Facts
|Year of Establishment||1990|
|Capital||Magdeburg (Population: 229,826)|
|Head of Government||Reiner Haseloff|
|Total Area||20,445 sq km (7,894 sq miles)|
|Population Density||111.9 sq km (289.7 sq miles)|