St. Johann im Pongau District

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Bezirk St. Johann im Pongau
District
Salzburg Pongau.png
Country Austria
State Salzburg
Number of municipalities 25
Area
 • Total 1,755.37 km2 (677.75 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 77,872
 • Density 44/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1869 27,105 —    
1880 28,678 +5.8%
1890 30,118 +5.0%
1900 31,499 +4.6%
1910 36,516 +15.9%
1923 38,317 +4.9%
1934 41,996 +9.6%
1939 43,115 +2.7%
1951 53,072 +23.1%
1961 57,100 +7.6%
1971 63,479 +11.2%
1981 67,410 +6.2%
1991 71,955 +6.7%
2001 77,872 +8.2%
Source: Statistik Austria
Bad Hofgastein from above, in winter

The Bezirk Sankt Johann im Pongau is an administrative district (Bezirk) in the federal state of Salzburg, Austria, and congruent with the Pongau region.

Area of the district is 1,755.37 km², with a population of 77,872 (May 15, 2001), and population density 44 persons per km². Administrative center of the district is Sankt Johann im Pongau.

Administrative divisions[edit]

The district is divided into 25 municipalities, three of them are towns, and seven of them are market towns.

Towns[edit]

  1. Bischofshofen (10,087)
  2. Radstadt (4,710)
  3. Sankt Johann im Pongau (10,260)

Market towns[edit]

  1. Altenmarkt im Pongau (3,486)
  2. Bad Hofgastein (6,727)
  3. Großarl (3,634)
  4. Sankt Veit im Pongau (3,330)
  5. Schwarzach im Pongau (3,526)
  6. Wagrain (3,127)
  7. Werfen (3,085)

Municipalities[edit]

  1. Bad Gastein (5,838)
  2. Dorfgastein (1,649)
  3. Eben im Pongau (2,005)
  4. Filzmoos (1,352)
  5. Flachau (2,625)
  6. Forstau (515)
  7. Goldegg (2,216)
  8. Hüttau (1,555)
  9. Hüttschlag (974)
  10. Kleinarl (743)
  11. Mühlbach am Hochkönig (1,629)
  12. Pfarrwerfen (2,174)
  13. Sankt Martin am Tennengebirge (1,406)
  14. Untertauern (453)
  15. Werfenweng (766)

(population numbers May 15, 2001)

Tourist attractions[edit]

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

Media related to St. Johann im Pongau District at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 47°21′00″N 13°13′59″E / 47.350°N 13.233°E / 47.350; 13.233