List of cities and municipalities in Brandenburg
The German state of Brandenburg consists of a total of
- 417 politically independent cities and municipalities (as of January 1, 2020).
These are distributed as follows:
- 113 cities , including
- 304 other municipalities, including
- 64 municipalities not subject to official duties
- 240 official municipalities
31 cities and 240 municipalities have joined together to form 52 offices to handle their administrative business . 4 other cities have joined together to form a community, the first of its kind in Brandenburg.
In Brandenburg, cities with more than 45,000 inhabitants or 25,000 inhabitants received the status of a large or medium-sized city belonging to a district in accordance with Section 2, Paragraph 3 of the municipal code for the Land Brandenburg old version. With the introduction of the Brandenburg Municipal Constitution (BbgKVerf), the status of the Middle District City was abolished, but a grandfathering regulation was included in Section 141 (2) BbgKVerf. In addition, according to Section 1 (3) BbgKVerf, 35,000 inhabitants are now sufficient to achieve the status of a city belonging to a large district.
For officially bilingual cities and municipalities, the Lower Sorbian name is given in addition to the German name.
One district cities
- State capital Potsdam
Large district cities
Middle district cities
(All municipalities in Brandenburg are listed in the following alphabetical list):
- bold = cities