|— District —|
|• Total||2,104 km2 (812 sq mi)|
|Population (31 December 2010)|
|• Density||110/km2 (290/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
Harz District is a district in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. It is bounded by (from the north and clockwise) the districts Börde, Salzland, Mansfeld-Südharz (in Saxony-Anhalt, Nordhausen in Thuringia, Goslar, Wolfenbüttel and Helmstedt in Lower Saxony
The district was established by merging the former districts of Halberstadt, Wernigerode and Quedlinburg as well as the city of Falkenstein (from the district of Aschersleben-Staßfurt) as part of the reform of 2007.
Towns and municipalities
The district Harz consists of the following subdivisions:
|Free towns||Free municipalities||Verbandsgemeinde|
|1seat of the Verbandsgemeinde; 2town|
- ^ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden nach Landkreisen" (in German). Statistisches Landesamt Sachsen-Anhalt. 31 December 2010. http://www.statistik.sachsen-anhalt.de/download/stat_berichte/6A102_hj_2010_02.pdf.
- ^ Statistisches Landesamt Sachsen-Anhalt