Trattenbach

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Trattenbach
Coat of arms of Trattenbach
Coat of arms
Trattenbach is located in Austria
Trattenbach
Trattenbach
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°36′00″N 15°52′00″E / 47.60000°N 15.86667°E / 47.60000; 15.86667Coordinates: 47°36′00″N 15°52′00″E / 47.60000°N 15.86667°E / 47.60000; 15.86667
Country Austria
State Lower Austria
District Neunkirchen
Government
 • Mayor Ernst Schabauer (ÖVP)
Area
 • Total 30.86 km2 (11.92 sq mi)
Elevation 777 m (2,549 ft)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 543
 • Density 18/km2 (46/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 2881
Area code 02641
Vehicle registration NK
Website www.tiscover.com/trattenbach

Trattenbach is a village in Austria, situated in Lower Austria. It is in the industrial part (Industrieviertel) of Lower Austria. In the 1920s, the philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein was an elementary teacher at the school in Trattenbach.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1971 716 —    
1981 647 −9.6%
1991 718 +11.0%
2001 616 −14.2%
2012 538 −12.7%
2013 543 +0.9%

Economy[edit]

There are 25 companies, 19 in 1991. 269 persons are employed. The activity rate in 2001 was 44.96%. 81.31% of the municipality is forested.

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