Sankt Michael im Lungau

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Sankt Michael im Lungau
Sankt Michael im Lungau, kerk in straatzicht foto3 2011-07-26 16.43.JPG
Coat of arms of Sankt Michael im Lungau
Coat of arms
Sankt Michael im Lungau is located in Austria
Sankt Michael im Lungau
Sankt Michael im Lungau
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°06′00″N 13°38′00″E / 47.10000°N 13.63333°E / 47.10000; 13.63333Coordinates: 47°06′00″N 13°38′00″E / 47.10000°N 13.63333°E / 47.10000; 13.63333
Country Austria
State Salzburg
District Tamsweg
Government
 • Mayor Wolfgang Fanninger
Area
 • Total 68.80 km2 (26.56 sq mi)
Elevation 1,075 m (3,527 ft)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 3,507
 • Density 51/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 5582
Area code 06477
Vehicle registration TA
Website www.sankt-michael.at

Sankt Michael im Lungau is a market town on the upper Mur River in the Tamsweg district in the Austrian state of Salzburg.

History[edit]

The parish church dedicated to Saint Michael was first mentioned in 1147. Together with the historic Lungau region it became a part of the Salzburg archbishopric in the 13th century.

Transport[edit]

Sankt Michael has access to the Tauern Autobahn (A 10) and the B99 Katschbergstraße federal highway from the Katschberg Pass and Carinthia to the Radstädter Tauern Pass in the north.

Politics[edit]

Seats in the municipal assembly (Gemeinderat) as of 2009 elections:

Twin town[edit]

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