Ragosen (Coswig)

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Coordinates: 51 ° 58 ′ 50 ″  N , 12 ° 17 ′ 55 ″  E
Height : 94 m above sea level NN
Area : 10.35 km²
Residents : 216  (Dec. 31, 2007)
Population density : 21 inhabitants / km²
Incorporation : July 1, 2009
Postal code : 06868
Area code : 034907
Ragösen (Saxony-Anhalt)

Location in Saxony-Anhalt

Field stone church , St.Jakobi
Aerial photo from August 22, 2019 - the former district of Krakow can be seen in the background.

Ragösen is a district of the town of Coswig (Anhalt) in the district of Wittenberg in Saxony-Anhalt .


Ragösen on the southwestern edge of the Fläming lies in the valley of the upper Nuthe . This small river has its source about five kilometers northeast of the town, flows through Zerbst and flows into the Elbe at Barby . The area is very wooded, the terrain is characterized by rolling hills. The vineyard in the extensive forest area three kilometers north of Ragösen reaches 136 m above sea level. NHN .

The closest cities are Dessau-Roßlau , Coswig (Anhalt) and Zerbst .


On July 1, 1950, the previously independent municipality of Krakow was incorporated.

On July 1, 2007, the former municipality of Ragösen was incorporated into the Wittenberg district due to a district reform from the former Anhalt-Zerbst district.

On July 1, 2009, Ragösen was incorporated into Coswig (Anhalt). The last mayor was Hans-Peter Klausnitzer.

Transport links

The state road 121 (formerly federal road 187a ) from Zerbst to Coswig (Anhalt) leads through Ragösen. In the neighboring village of Jeber-Bergfrieden there is a rail connection ( Dessau-Roßlau - Potsdam - Berlin route ) ( Kanonenbahn ). The motorway connections “Köselitz” and “Coswig” on the A 9 (Berlin – Munich) are 16 and 20 km away .

Web links

Commons : Ragösen  - Collection of images

Individual evidence

  1. StBA: Area changes from January 2nd to December 31st, 2009