Penzing (Vienna)

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Penzing
14th District of Vienna
Coat of arms of Penzing
Coat of arms
Location of the district within Vienna
Location of the district within Vienna
Country Austria
City Vienna
Government
 • District Director Andrea Kalchbrenner (SPÖ)
 • First Deputy Robert Pschirer (SPÖ)
 • Second Deputy Franz Lerch (ÖVP)
 • Representation
   (54 Members)
SPÖ 23, ÖVP 10, FPÖ 9
Greens 9
Area
 • Total 33.96 km2 (13.11 sq mi)
Population (2013-01-01)[1]
 • Total 86,248
 • Density 2,500/km2 (6,600/sq mi)
Postal code 1140
Address of
District Office
Hietzinger Kai 1
1140 Wien
Website www.wien.gv.at/penzing/

Penzing is the 14th District of Vienna and consists of the boroughs of Penzing, Breitensee, Baumgarten, Hütteldorf and Hadersdorf-Weidlingau. In the west, it shares a border with Purkersdorf and Mauerbach. A large portion of the district is made up of greenery, including the Steinhof park, the Dehnepark and a portion of the Wienerwald.

Sights[edit]

Aerial view of with Otto-Wagner-Spital near the top of the photo (three rows of big buildings), square-shaped Gerhard Hanappi Stadium downwards from it, and Baumgarten between them, with its sizable Baumgartner Cemetery.

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Coordinates: 48°13′00″N 16°14′55″E / 48.21667°N 16.24861°E / 48.21667; 16.24861