Marchegg

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Marchegg
Marchegg turm.jpg
Coat of arms of Marchegg
Coat of arms
Marchegg is located in Austria
Marchegg
Marchegg
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 48°17′N 16°54′E / 48.283°N 16.900°E / 48.283; 16.900Coordinates: 48°17′N 16°54′E / 48.283°N 16.900°E / 48.283; 16.900
Country Austria
State Lower Austria
District Gänserndorf
Government
 • Mayor Peter Schmidt (Austrian politician)
Area
 • Total 45.52 km2 (17.58 sq mi)
Elevation 143 m (469 ft)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 2,895
 • Density 64/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 2293
Area code 02285
Website www.marchegg.at

Marchegg is a town in the district of Gänserndorf in the Austrian state of Lower Austria near the Slovak border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1869 1,802 —    
1880 2,066 +14.7%
1890 2,325 +12.5%
1900 2,745 +18.1%
1910 3,576 +30.3%
1923 3,448 −3.6%
1934 3,634 +5.4%
1939 3,434 −5.5%
1951 2,977 −13.3%
1961 2,733 −8.2%
1971 2,687 −1.7%
1981 2,641 −1.7%
1991 2,736 +3.6%
2001 2,950 +7.8%
2011 2,044 −30.7%

References[edit]

Parish church St. Margaret of Antioch