Bad Tatzmannsdorf

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Bad Tatzmannsdorf
Bad Tatzmannsdorf is located in Austria
Bad Tatzmannsdorf
Bad Tatzmannsdorf
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°20′N 16°14′E / 47.333°N 16.233°E / 47.333; 16.233Coordinates: 47°20′N 16°14′E / 47.333°N 16.233°E / 47.333; 16.233
Country Austria
State Burgenland
District Oberwart
Government
 • Mayor Ernst Kamer
Area
 • Total 11.6 km2 (4.5 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 1,384
 • Density 120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 7431
Website www.bad-tatzmannsdorf.at

Bad Tatzmannsdorf (Hungarian: Tarcsafürdő, Croatian: Tarča) is a municipality in Burgenland in the district of Oberwart in Austria.

Geography[edit]

Parts of the municipality are Bad Tatzmannsdorf, Jormannsdorf, and Sulzriegel.

The countryside is rolling hills ideal for walkers.

In recent years the town is developing its hot water spa facilities which are provided by a number of spa hotels and a public facility called the Burgenland Spa.

History[edit]

Between 1869 and 1921 Bad Tatzmannsdorf belonged to Hungary, like the whole of Burgenland.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1869 921 —    
1880 977 +6.1%
1890 993 +1.6%
1900 959 −3.4%
1910 861 −10.2%
1923 892 +3.6%
1934 915 +2.6%
1939 901 −1.5%
1951 847 −6.0%
1961 892 +5.3%
1971 1,052 +17.9%
1981 1,092 +3.8%
1991 1,134 +3.8%
2001 1,316 +16.0%
2011 1,369 +4.0%

Politics[edit]

Of the 19 positions on the municipal council, the ÖVP has 8, the SPÖ 7, and the FPÖ 4.

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