Oberndorf in Tirol

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Oberndorf in Tirol
Coat of arms of Oberndorf in Tirol
Coat of arms
Oberndorf in Tirol is located in Austria
Oberndorf in Tirol
Oberndorf in Tirol
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°29′55″N 12°23′05″E / 47.49861°N 12.38472°E / 47.49861; 12.38472Coordinates: 47°29′55″N 12°23′05″E / 47.49861°N 12.38472°E / 47.49861; 12.38472
Country Austria
State Tyrol
District Kitzbühel
Government
 • Mayor Johann Schweigkofler
Area
 • Total 17.7 km2 (6.8 sq mi)
Elevation 687 m (2,254 ft)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 2,019
 • Density 110/km2 (300/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 6372
Area code 05352
Vehicle registration KB
Website www.oberndorf-tirol.at

Oberndorf is a municipality in Kitzbühel district in the Austrian state of Tyrol. It is located in the Leukental valley, on the Kitzbühler Ache stream, halfway between St. Johann in Tirol and Kitzbühel.

The municipality consists of a main village and several hamlets, reaching up to the Kitzbühler Horn mountain. Its neighbouring municipalities are Going am Wilden Kaiser, Kitzbühel, Reith bei Kitzbühel, and St. Johann in Tirol.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1869 759 —    
1880 765 +0.8%
1890 641 −16.2%
1900 639 −0.3%
1910 726 +13.6%
1923 769 +5.9%
1934 811 +5.5%
1939 744 −8.3%
1951 846 +13.7%
1961 933 +10.3%
1971 1,137 +21.9%
1981 1,420 +24.9%
1991 1,650 +16.2%
2001 1,944 +17.8%
2011 2,015 +3.7%

Economy[edit]

Until the 18th century copper was mined at the Rerobichl.

Today, economy is focused on tourism, and a quarry. Oberndorf has a railway halt on the Salzburg-Tyrol Railway.

Panorama[edit]

Panorama of Oberndorf in Tyrol

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