Flachau

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Flachau
Coat of arms of Flachau
Coat of arms
Flachau is located in Austria
Flachau
Flachau
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°20′34″N 13°23′32″E / 47.34278°N 13.39222°E / 47.34278; 13.39222Coordinates: 47°20′34″N 13°23′32″E / 47.34278°N 13.39222°E / 47.34278; 13.39222
Country Austria
State Salzburg
District St. Johann im Pongau
Government
 • Mayor Thomas Oberreiter
Area
 • Total 117.2 km2 (45.3 sq mi)
Elevation 920 m (3,020 ft)
Population (1 January 2014)[1]
 • Total 2,703
 • Density 23/km2 (60/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 5542
Area code 06457
Vehicle registration JO
Website flachau.salzburg.at

Flachau is a village in the district of St. Johann im Pongau in the Salzburg state, Austria, with a population of 2,639 (2010 data). Its numerous skiing facilities are part of the Ski Amadé network of ski areas, the largest in Europe.

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Up into the 19th century, Flachau was a center of iron smelting in the Pongau district. Remains of the works have since been demolished, and only street and house names remain as reminders.

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