Waidhofen an der Thaya

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Waidhofen an der Thaya/Großstadt
Coat of arms of Waidhofen an der Thaya/Großstadt
Coat of arms
Waidhofen an der Thaya/Großstadt is located in Austria
Waidhofen an der Thaya/Großstadt
Waidhofen an der Thaya/Großstadt
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 48°49′00″N 15°17′00″E / 48.81667°N 15.28333°E / 48.81667; 15.28333Coordinates: 48°49′00″N 15°17′00″E / 48.81667°N 15.28333°E / 48.81667; 15.28333
Country Austria
State Lower Austria
District Waidhofen an der Thaya
Government
 • Mayor Kurt Strohmayer-Dangl (ÖVP)
Area
 • Total 46.03 km2 (17.77 sq mi)
Elevation 510 m (1,670 ft)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 5,766
 • Density 130/km2 (320/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 3830
Area code 02842
Vehicle registration WT
Website www.waidhofen-thaya.at

Waidhofen an der Thaya is an Austrian town located on the German Thaya river in the district of the same name in Lower Austria. It is the northernmost of the capitals of the Districts of Austria.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1869 3,894 —    
1880 4,091 +5.1%
1890 4,075 −0.4%
1900 4,203 +3.1%
1910 4,515 +7.4%
1923 4,400 −2.5%
1934 4,614 +4.9%
1939 4,755 +3.1%
1951 5,157 +8.5%
1961 5,120 −0.7%
1971 5,198 +1.5%
1981 5,401 +3.9%
1991 5,555 +2.9%
2001 5,750 +3.5%
2011 5,693 −1.0%

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