Fuschl am See

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Fuschl am See
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Coat of arms of Fuschl am See
Coat of arms
Fuschl am See is located in Austria
Fuschl am See
Fuschl am See
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°47′46″N 13°18′10″E / 47.79611°N 13.30278°E / 47.79611; 13.30278Coordinates: 47°47′46″N 13°18′10″E / 47.79611°N 13.30278°E / 47.79611; 13.30278
Country Austria
State Salzburg
District Salzburg-Umgebung
Government
 • Mayor Franz Josef Vogl (ÖVP)
Area
 • Total 21.4 km2 (8.3 sq mi)
Elevation 669 m (2,195 ft)
Population (1 January 2014)[1]
 • Total 1,477
 • Density 69/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 5330
Area code 06226
Vehicle registration SL
Website www.fuschl.salzburg.at

Fuschl am See is an Austrian municipality in the district of Salzburg-Umgebung, in the state of Salzburg. It is located at the east end of the Fuschlsee, between the city of Salzburg and Bad Ischl. The community has 1,406 inhabitants.

Geography[edit]

Fuschl am See covers an area of 21.4 km². The city lies in the mid-northern part of Austria near the German state of Bavaria.

History[edit]

8th century

  • First historical mention of the area

12th century

  • Fuschl am See first recorded as "Fuschilsee"

13th century

  • Construction of the Wartenfels castle

15th century

  • Founding of the village Fuschl
  • Construction of the "Kreuzsäule in der Lacken"

16th century

  • First street to Hof built on the south side of the lake
  • Fuschl castle first mentioned
  • "Taferne zu Brunn" pub first mentioned

20th Century

Economy[edit]

Red Bull has its headquarters in Fuschl.[2]

Transport[edit]

Highway B158 from Bad Ischl to Salzburg passes through Fuschl.[3]

Notable residents[edit]

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