Kirchberg am Wechsel

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Kirchberg am Wechsel
Coat of arms of Kirchberg am Wechsel
Coat of arms
Kirchberg am Wechsel is located in Austria
Kirchberg am Wechsel
Kirchberg am Wechsel
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°37′N 16°0′E / 47.617°N 16.000°E / 47.617; 16.000Coordinates: 47°37′N 16°0′E / 47.617°N 16.000°E / 47.617; 16.000
Country Austria
State Lower Austria
District Neunkirchen
Government
 • Mayor Willibald Fuchs
Area
 • Total 51.17 km2 (19.76 sq mi)
Elevation 581 m (1,906 ft)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 2,351
 • Density 46/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 2880
Area code 02641
Website www.kirchberg-am-wechsel.at

Kirchberg am Wechsel is a town in the district of Neunkirchen in the Austrian state of Lower Austria. It is notable for hosting the International Wittgenstein Symposium since 1976 and is the home of the Austrian Ludwig Wittgenstein Society.[2][3]

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1869 2,242 —    
1880 2,211 −1.4%
1890 2,264 +2.4%
1900 2,346 +3.6%
1910 2,633 +12.2%
1923 2,497 −5.2%
1934 2,639 +5.7%
1939 2,502 −5.2%
1951 2,483 −0.8%
1961 2,406 −3.1%
1971 2,365 −1.7%
1981 2,393 +1.2%
1991 2,394 +0.0%
2001 2,347 −2.0%
2011 2,366 +0.8%

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