Deutschlandsberg

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Deutschlandsberg
Coat of arms of Deutschlandsberg
Coat of arms
Deutschlandsberg is located in Austria
Deutschlandsberg
Deutschlandsberg
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 46°48′58″N 15°12′54″E / 46.81611°N 15.21500°E / 46.81611; 15.21500Coordinates: 46°48′58″N 15°12′54″E / 46.81611°N 15.21500°E / 46.81611; 15.21500
Country Austria
State Styria
District Deutschlandsberg
Government
 • Mayor Josef Wallner (SPÖ)
Area
 • Total 24.44 km2 (9.44 sq mi)
Elevation 372 m (1,220 ft)
Population (1 January 2014)[1]
 • Total 8,186
 • Density 330/km2 (870/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 8530
Area code 03462
Vehicle registration DL
Website www.deutschlandsberg.at

Deutschlandsberg (Slovene: Lonč, meaning Germany mountain) is a town in Deutschlandsberg district of Styria, Austria. It is located in southern Austria, near the border with Slovenia. It is approximately 35 km from Graz. Popular tourist attractions include the Deutschlandsberg Castle.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1869 3,008 —    
1880 3,938 +30.9%
1890 4,462 +13.3%
1900 4,833 +8.3%
1910 5,132 +6.2%
1923 5,078 −1.1%
1934 5,389 +6.1%
1939 3,493 −35.2%
1951 6,720 +92.4%
1961 6,693 −0.4%
1971 7,295 +9.0%
1981 7,620 +4.5%
1991 7,760 +1.8%
2001 7,983 +2.9%
2011 8,136 +1.9%

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