An der Poststraße

An der Poststraße
An der Poststraße

Coordinates: 51°10′N 11°33′E / 51.167°N 11.550°E / 51.167; 11.550Coordinates: 51°10′N 11°33′E / 51.167°N 11.550°E / 51.167; 11.550
Country Germany
State Saxony-Anhalt
District Burgenlandkreis
Municipal assoc. An der Finne
  Mayor Ingrid Hesse
  Total 44.45 km2 (17.16 sq mi)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
  Total 1,698
  Density 38/km2 (99/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 06647
Dialling codes 034463, 034465, 034467
Vehicle registration BLK

An der Poststraße is a municipality in the Burgenlandkreis district, in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. It was formed by the merger of the previously independent municipalities Klosterhäseler, Wischroda and Herrengosserstedt, on 1 July 2009.


"Alte Poststraße", the old post road between the B 250 und Klosterhäseler

The name An der Poststraße translates as at the post road and is derived from the "old post road" between Leipzig and Kassel. This route was of importance until the "Frankfurt-Leipziger-Chaussee" was rolled out through Eckartsberga, Gernstedt and Kösen in the year 1806.


The following subdistricts belong to the An der Poststraße municipality:

Subdistrict Population
Braunsroda (An der Poststraße) 209
Burgheßler 188
Klosterhäseler 328
Frankroda 72
Gößnitz (An der Poststraße) 156
Herrengosserstedt 623
Pleismar 86
Schimmel (An der Poststraße) 50
Wischroda 156


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