Wolkersdorf im Weinviertel

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Wolkersdorf im Weinviertel
Schloss Wolkersdorf.jpg
Wolkersdorf im Weinviertel is located in Austria
Wolkersdorf im Weinviertel
Wolkersdorf im Weinviertel
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 48°22′00″N 16°31′00″E / 48.36667°N 16.51667°E / 48.36667; 16.51667Coordinates: 48°22′00″N 16°31′00″E / 48.36667°N 16.51667°E / 48.36667; 16.51667
Country Austria
State Lower Austria
District Mistelbach
Government
 • Mayor Anna Steindl (ÖVP)
Area
 • Total 44.37 km2 (17.13 sq mi)
Elevation 178 m (584 ft)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 6,835
 • Density 150/km2 (400/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 2120
Area code 02245
Vehicle registration MI
Website www.wolkersdorf.noe.gv.at

Wolkersdorf im Weinviertel is a town in the district of Mistelbach in the Austrian state of Lower Austria. It is situated in the Weinviertel, about 15 km north of Vienna, on the main road from Vienna to Brno (European route E461). The municipality consists of the subdivisions Wolkersdorf, Riedenthal, Pfösing, Obersdorf and Münichsthal. It was elevated to town status in 1969.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1971 4,669 —    
1981 5,062 +8.4%
1991 5,696 +12.5%
2001 6,191 +8.7%

Infrastructure[edit]

Wolkersdorf is connected by road (E461/B7) with Vienna to the south and Gaweinstal and the Czech Republic to the north. Nordautobahn A5 was completed in December 2009. The Wolkersdorf railway station is connected to the Vienna S-Bahn suburban railway network, and is also served by regional trains to Vienna, Mistelbach and Laa an der Thaya.

References[edit]

This article incorporates information from the German Wikipedia.