|• Mayor (2018–26)||Ronald Seeger (CDU)|
|• Total||105.68 km2 (40.80 sq mi)|
|Elevation||29 m (95 ft)|
|• Density||230/km2 (590/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+01:00 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+02:00 (CEST)|
The Protestant church of St. Marien Andreas, originally a basilica, and transformed to the Gothic style in 1517-1589, and the Roman Catholic Church of St. George, are noteworthy.
Recent Population Development and Projections (Population Development before Census 2011 (blue line); Recent Population Development according to the Census in Germany in 2011 (blue bordered line); Official projections for 2005-2030 (yellow line); for 2017-2030 (scarlet line); for 2020-2030 (green line)
Twin towns — sister cities
Rathenow is twinned with:
- Stephan Bodecker (1384-1459), Bishop of Brandenburg
- Jörg Friedrich (rower) (born 1959), rower
- Jörg Freimuth (born 1961), high jumper
- Mario Streit (born 1967), rower
- Jörg Heinrich (born 1969), football player and manager
- Christian Beeck (born 1971), footballer
- Joachim Mrugowsky (1905-1948), physician and Nazi war criminal; executed
- Immo Stabreit (born 1933), diplomat
- Rosemarie Köhn (born 1939), 1993-2006 Bishop of Hamar (Norway) (world's second woman as a Lutheran bishop)
- Wulf Herzogenrath (1944), art historian and curator
- George William Ziemann (1809-1881), Christian Missionary
- Landkreis Havelland Wahl der Bürgermeisterin / des Bürgermeisters, accessed 1 July 2021.
- "Bevölkerung im Land Brandenburg nach amtsfreien Gemeinden, Ämtern und Gemeinden 31. Dezember 2020". Amt für Statistik Berlin-Brandenburg (in German). June 2021.
- V.K. Vinogradov and others, Hitler's Death: Russia's Last Great Secret from the Files of the KGB, Chaucer Press 2005, 111. This work reproduces a Soviet map showing that the bodies were buried in a field near the village of Neu Friedrichsdorf, approximately one kilometre east of Rathenow.
- Detailed data sources are to be found in the Wikimedia Commons.Population Projection Brandenburg at Wikimedia Commons
Media related to Rathenow at Wikimedia Commons
- New International Encyclopedia. 1905. .