Weiz

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Weiz
Weiz, Styria, Austria.jpg
Coat of arms of Weiz
Coat of arms
Weiz is located in Austria
Weiz
Weiz
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°13′01″N 15°37′59″E / 47.21694°N 15.63306°E / 47.21694; 15.63306Coordinates: 47°13′01″N 15°37′59″E / 47.21694°N 15.63306°E / 47.21694; 15.63306
Country Austria
State Styria
District Weiz
Government
 • Mayor Erwin Eggenreich (SPÖ)
Area
 • Total 5.07 km2 (1.96 sq mi)
Elevation 479 m (1,572 ft)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 8,920
 • Density 1,800/km2 (4,600/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 8160
Area code 03172
Vehicle registration WZ
Website www.weiz.at

Weiz is a town the eastern part of the Austrian state of Styria.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1869 1,446 —    
1880 1,646 +13.8%
1890 1,793 +8.9%
1900 2,256 +25.8%
1910 2,949 +30.7%
1923 3,882 +31.6%
1934 4,322 +11.3%
1939 4,748 +9.9%
1951 6,547 +37.9%
1961 8,134 +24.2%
1971 8,427 +3.6%
1981 8,402 −0.3%
1991 8,462 +0.7%
2001 8,926 +5.5%
2011 8,897 −0.3%

International relations[edit]

Twin towns – Sister cities[edit]

Weiz is twinned with:

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