Brück

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Brück
Coat of arms of Brück
Coat of arms
Brück   is located in Germany
Brück
Brück
Location of Brück within Potsdam-Mittelmark district
Brück in PM.png
Coordinates: 52°12′N 12°46′E / 52.200°N 12.767°E / 52.200; 12.767Coordinates: 52°12′N 12°46′E / 52.200°N 12.767°E / 52.200; 12.767
Country Germany
State Brandenburg
District Potsdam-Mittelmark
Municipal assoc. Brück
Government
 • Mayor Karl-Heinz Borgmann
Area
 • Total 85.71 km2 (33.09 sq mi)
Elevation 44 m (144 ft)
Population (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Total 3,999
 • Density 47/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 14822
Dialling codes 033844
Vehicle registration PM
Website www.amt-brueck.de

Brück is a town in the Potsdam-Mittelmark district, in Brandenburg, Germany. It is situated 29 km southwest of Potsdam, and 28 km southeast of Brandenburg. Parts of Brück are located in the High Fläming Nature Park.

At Brück, there is an aerial test facility with two 54-metre tall metal-free wooden towers.

Demography[edit]

Development of Population since 1875 within the Current Boundaries (Blue Line: Population; Dotted Line: Comparison to Population Development of Brandenburg state; Grey Background: Time of Nazi rule; Red Background: Time of Communist rule)
Brück: Population development
within the current boundaries (2013)[2]
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1875 2,734 —    
1890 2,972 +0.56%
1910 3,354 +0.61%
1925 3,654 +0.57%
1933 3,863 +0.70%
1939 3,943 +0.34%
1946 6,044 +6.29%
1950 5,543 −2.14%
1964 4,618 −1.30%
1971 4,676 +0.18%
1981 4,338 −0.75%
1985 4,510 +0.98%
1989 4,342 −0.94%
1990 4,253 −2.05%
1991 4,213 −0.94%
1992 4,189 −0.57%
1993 4,194 +0.12%
1994 4,266 +1.72%
1995 4,273 +0.16%
1996 4,299 +0.61%
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1997 4,182 −2.72%
1998 4,163 −0.45%
1999 4,114 −1.18%
2000 4,028 −2.09%
2001 3,937 −2.26%
2002 3,885 −1.32%
2003 3,952 +1.72%
2004 3,887 −1.64%
2005 3,855 −0.82%
2006 3,769 −2.23%
2007 3,713 −1.49%
2008 3,629 −2.26%
2009 3,613 −0.44%
2010 3,623 +0.28%
2011 3,685 +1.71%
2012 3,692 +0.19%
2013 3,702 +0.27%
2014 3,736 +0.92%
2015 4,095 +9.61%
2016 3,999 −2.34%

Sons and daughters of the city[edit]

  • Franz Griesbach (1892-1984), Generalmajor of the Wehrmacht in the Second World War
  • Lothar Koch (born 1943), district administrator

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Media related to Brück at Wikimedia Commons