Fischlham

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Fischlham
St. Georgen im Schauertal1.jpg
Coat of arms of Fischlham
Coat of arms
Fischlham is located in Austria
Fischlham
Fischlham
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 48°05′19″N 13°57′04″E / 48.08861°N 13.95111°E / 48.08861; 13.95111Coordinates: 48°05′19″N 13°57′04″E / 48.08861°N 13.95111°E / 48.08861; 13.95111
Country Austria
State Upper Austria
District Wels-Land
Government
 • Mayor Jakob Auer (ÖVP)
Area
 • Total 16 km2 (6 sq mi)
Elevation 353 m (1,158 ft)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 1,321
 • Density 83/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 4652
Area codes 0 72 41
Vehicle registration WL
Website www.fischlham.ooe.gv.at

Fischlham is a municipality in the district of Wels-Land in the Austrian state of Upper Austria.

Geography[edit]

Fischlham lies in the Hausruckviertel. About 19 percent of the municipality is forest, and 69 percent is farmland.

Personalities[edit]

It is notable for being the location of Adolf Hitler's first two years of formal schooling, from 1895-1897.

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