Location of Gommern within Jerichower Land district
|Coordinates: 52°4′N 11°50′E / 52.067°N 11.833°ECoordinates: 52°4′N 11°50′E / 52.067°N 11.833°E|
|• Mayor||Jens Hünerbein (party-less)|
|• Total||159.96 km2 (61.76 sq mi)|
|• Density||66/km2 (170/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)|
Gommern is a town in the Jerichower Land district, in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. It is situated approximately 15 km (9 mi) southeast of Magdeburg. On January 1, 2005, the municipalities Dannigkow, Dornburg, Karith, Ladeburg, Leitzkau, Menz, Nedlitz, Vehlitz and Wahlitz have been incorporated into Gommern. On January 1, 2008, Prödel was incorporated, and on January 1, 2009, Lübs was incorporated.
- Samuel Hahnemann (1755-1843), physician and founder of homeopathy, from 1782 to 1785 physics in the office Gommern
- Otto Theodor Alfred Hensel (1889-1966), honorary citizen, mayor of Gommern 1945-1955
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- ↑ "Bevölkerung der Gemeinden – Stand: 31.12.2015" (PDF). Statistisches Landesamt Sachsen-Anhalt (in German).
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