Sankt Leonhard im Pitztal

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St. Leonhard im Pitztal
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Coat of arms of St. Leonhard im Pitztal
Coat of arms
St. Leonhard im Pitztal is located in Austria
St. Leonhard im Pitztal
St. Leonhard im Pitztal
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°04′00″N 10°50′00″E / 47.06667°N 10.83333°E / 47.06667; 10.83333Coordinates: 47°04′00″N 10°50′00″E / 47.06667°N 10.83333°E / 47.06667; 10.83333
Country Austria
State Tyrol
District Imst
Government
 • Mayor Rupert Hosp
Area
 • Total 223.4 km2 (86.3 sq mi)
Elevation 1,366 m (4,482 ft)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 1,466
 • Density 6.6/km2 (17/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 6481
Area code 05413
Vehicle registration IM
Website www.st-leonhard.tirol.gv.at

Sankt Leonhard im Pitztal is a municipality in the Imst district, located 20 kilometres (12 mi) south of Imst on the upper course of the Pitze River in western Austria. The village covers a large area and has a length of around 25 kilometres (16 mi). It is one of the biggest communities of Tyrol by area.

The climate is severe because of mountain flanks. The area was founded around 1300, and its main source of income is tourism.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1869 1,147 —    
1880 1,057 −7.8%
1890 1,039 −1.7%
1900 986 −5.1%
1910 1,032 +4.7%
1923 932 −9.7%
1934 983 +5.5%
1939 989 +0.6%
1951 1,042 +5.4%
1961 1,150 +10.4%
1971 1,224 +6.4%
1981 1,299 +6.1%
1991 1,404 +8.1%
2001 1,472 +4.8%
2011 1,463 −0.6%

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