Riegersburg

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Riegersburg
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Riegersburg is located in Austria
Riegersburg
Riegersburg
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°00′00″N 15°56′00″E / 47.00000°N 15.93333°E / 47.00000; 15.93333Coordinates: 47°00′00″N 15°56′00″E / 47.00000°N 15.93333°E / 47.00000; 15.93333
Country Austria
State Styria
District Südoststeiermark
Government
 • Mayor Kurt Adlgasser (ÖVP)
Area
 • Total 32.12 km2 (12.40 sq mi)
Elevation 377 m (1,237 ft)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 2,322
 • Density 72/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 8333
Area codes +43 3153
Vehicle registration FB
Website www.riegersburg.gv.at

Riegersburg is a municipality in the district of Südoststeiermark in the Austrian state of Styria. Riegersburg Castle is situated on a hill above the town.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1869 2,516 —    
1880 2,719 +8.1%
1890 2,708 −0.4%
1900 2,712 +0.1%
1910 2,752 +1.5%
1923 2,626 −4.6%
1934 2,722 +3.7%
1939 2,605 −4.3%
1951 2,491 −4.4%
1961 2,446 −1.8%
1971 2,589 +5.8%
1981 2,553 −1.4%
1991 2,546 −0.3%
2001 2,562 +0.6%
2013 2,322 −9.4%

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