Roppen

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Roppen
Coat of arms of Roppen
Coat of arms
Roppen is located in Austria
Roppen
Roppen
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°13′00″N 10°49′12″E / 47.21667°N 10.82000°E / 47.21667; 10.82000Coordinates: 47°13′00″N 10°49′12″E / 47.21667°N 10.82000°E / 47.21667; 10.82000
Country Austria
State Tyrol
District Imst
Government
 • Mayor Ingobert Mayr (SPÖ)
Area
 • Total 30.86 km2 (11.92 sq mi)
Elevation 724 m (2,375 ft)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 1,664
 • Density 54/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 6426
Area code 05417
Vehicle registration IM
Website www.roppen.tirol.gv.at

Roppen is a municipality in the Imst district and is located 5 km southeast of Imst between the mouths of the Pitze River and the Ötztaler Ache. The village was mentioned in documents in 1260 for the first time as "Roupen" but settlement already began 3000 years ago.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1869 656 —    
1880 630 −4.0%
1890 592 −6.0%
1900 612 +3.4%
1910 647 +5.7%
1923 653 +0.9%
1934 728 +11.5%
1939 825 +13.3%
1951 883 +7.0%
1961 930 +5.3%
1971 1,118 +20.2%
1981 1,199 +7.2%
1991 1,390 +15.9%
2001 1,605 +15.5%
2011 1,644 +2.4%

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