Infobox Ort in Deutschland
Art = Stadt
Wappen = Wappen Havelberg.png
lat_deg = 52 |lat_min = 49 |lat_sec = 30
lon_deg = 12 |lon_min = 4 |lon_sec = 28
Lageplan = Havelberg in SDL.png
Bundesland = Sachsen-Anhalt
Landkreis = Stendal
Höhe = 26
Fläche = 149.13
Einwohner = 7477
Stand = 2006-12-31
PLZ = 39532–39539
Vorwahl = 039387 und 039382
Kfz = SDL
Gemeindeschlüssel = 15 0 90 225
Gliederung = 14
Adresse = Markt 1
Website = [http://havelberg.de/ havelberg.de]
Bürgermeister = Bernd Poloski
Havelberg is a town in the district of Stendal, in
Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. It is situated on the Havel, and part of the town is built on an island in the centre of the river. The two parts were incorporated as a town in 1875. It has a population of 7,687 (2004).
Bishopric of Havelbergwas founded in 946, though the bishoptended to live in either Plattenburgor Wittstock, which were a few miles north of Havelberg. The most famous bishop was Anselm.
Havelberg is home to a former monastery, now used as the Prignitz-Museum, which was established in 1904.
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