Hörsching

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Hörsching
Hoersching kirche.jpg
Coat of arms of Hörsching
Coat of arms
Hörsching is located in Austria
Hörsching
Hörsching
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 48°13′36″N 14°10′46″E / 48.22667°N 14.17944°E / 48.22667; 14.17944Coordinates: 48°13′36″N 14°10′46″E / 48.22667°N 14.17944°E / 48.22667; 14.17944
Country Austria
State Upper Austria
District Linz-Land
Government
 • Mayor Anton Korepp (SPÖ)
Area
 • Total 20 km2 (8 sq mi)
Elevation 294 m (965 ft)
Population (1 January 2014)[1]
 • Total 5,888
 • Density 290/km2 (760/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 4063
Area code 07221
Vehicle registration LL
Website www.hoersching.at

Hörsching is a municipality in the district Linz-Land in the Austrian state of Upper Austria. It is next to the Linz Airport which is served by a shuttle bus from the Hörsching train station. Anton Bruckner was schooled for a time in the village.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1869 1,627 —    
1880 1,625 −0.1%
1890 1,884 +15.9%
1900 1,783 −5.4%
1910 1,870 +4.9%
1923 1,887 +0.9%
1934 1,942 +2.9%
1939 2,637 +35.8%
1951 3,891 +47.6%
1961 3,975 +2.2%
1971 4,163 +4.7%
1981 4,683 +12.5%
1991 5,101 +8.9%
2001 5,233 +2.6%
2011 5,780 +10.5%

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