Rosegg

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Rosegg
Coat of arms of Rosegg
Coat of arms
Rosegg is located in Austria
Rosegg
Rosegg
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 46°34′N 14°1′E / 46.567°N 14.017°E / 46.567; 14.017Coordinates: 46°34′N 14°1′E / 46.567°N 14.017°E / 46.567; 14.017
Country Austria
State Carinthia
District Villach-Land
Government
 • Mayor Karl Mitsche
Area
 • Total 19.6 km2 (7.6 sq mi)
Elevation 477 m (1,565 ft)
Population (1 January 2014)[1]
 • Total 1,820
 • Density 93/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 9232
Area codes 04253, 04274
Website www.roseggonline.at

Rosegg (Slovene: Rožek) is a town in the district of Villach-Land in Carinthia in Austria.

Neighboring municipalities[edit]

Wernberg Velden am Wörthersee
Villach Windrose klein.png
Finkenstein am Faaker See Sankt Jakob im Rosental

Personalities[edit]

It is the birthplace of the painter Peter Markovič, after whom the local Slovene cultural association is named. Liechtenstein's Ambassador to Germany, Prince Stefan of Liechtenstein, grew up in Rosegg.[2]

Twin towns[edit]

Sources[edit]

  1. ^ Statistik Austria - Bevölkerung zu Jahres- und Quartalsanfang, 2014-01-01.
  2. ^ "Curriculum Vitae". regierung.li. Retrieved 2013-08-06.