Roman Catholic Diocese of Sankt Pölten

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Diocese of Sankt Pölten
Dioecesis Sancti Hippolyti
Diözese St. Pölten
Dom Sankt Poelten.jpg
Dom Mariä Himmelfahrt
(Cathedral of the Assumption of Mary)
Location
Country Austria
Territory Lower Austria
Ecclesiastical province Archdiocese of Vienna
Metropolitan Sankt Pölten
Statistics
Area 10,450 km2 (4,030 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2010)
613,200
540,954 (88.2%)
Information
Denomination Roman Catholic
Rite Roman Rite
Established January 28, 1785
Cathedral Cathedral of the Assumption in Sankt Pölten
Patron saint Saint Hippolyte
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Klaus Küng
Metropolitan Archbishop Christoph Schönborn
Auxiliary Bishops Anton Leichtfried
Map
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Website
Website of the Diocese

The Diocese of Sankt Pölten (Latin: Dioecesis Sancti Hippolyti) is a diocese located in the city of Sankt Pölten in the Ecclesiastical province of Wien in Austria.

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Coordinates: 48°12′20″N 15°37′41″E / 48.2056°N 15.6280°E / 48.2056; 15.6280