Schwendt

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Schwendt
Schwendt, die Sankt Ägidiuskirche Dm64762 in straatzicht foto1 2012-08-07 14.01.jpg
Coat of arms of Schwendt
Coat of arms
Schwendt is located in Austria
Schwendt
Schwendt
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°38′00″N 12°24′00″E / 47.63333°N 12.40000°E / 47.63333; 12.40000Coordinates: 47°38′00″N 12°24′00″E / 47.63333°N 12.40000°E / 47.63333; 12.40000
Country Austria
State Tyrol
District Kitzbühel
Government
 • Mayor Sebastian Haunholter
Area
 • Total 30.8 km2 (11.9 sq mi)
Elevation 702 m (2,303 ft)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 790
 • Density 26/km2 (66/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 6345
Area code 05375
Vehicle registration KB
Website www.riskommunal.net/
schwendt
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Schwendt is a municipality in the Kitzbühel district in the Austrian state of Tyrol located 17 km north of Kitzbühel as well as 6 km below Kössen. The name of the village comes from the old word „schwenden“. Main sources of income are tourism and agriculture.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1869 394 —    
1880 398 +1.0%
1890 413 +3.8%
1900 388 −6.1%
1910 352 −9.3%
1923 368 +4.5%
1934 364 −1.1%
1939 346 −4.9%
1951 421 +21.7%
1961 479 +13.8%
1971 568 +18.6%
1981 591 +4.0%
1991 673 +13.9%
2001 763 +13.4%
2011 796 +4.3%

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