Fischlham

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Fischlham
St. Georgen im Schauertal1.jpg
Coat of arms of Fischlham
Coat of arms
Fischlham is located in Austria
Fischlham
Fischlham
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 48°05′19″N 13°57′04″E / 48.08861°N 13.95111°E / 48.08861; 13.95111Coordinates: 48°05′19″N 13°57′04″E / 48.08861°N 13.95111°E / 48.08861; 13.95111
CountryAustria
StateUpper Austria
DistrictWels-Land
Government
 • MayorFranz Steininger (ÖVP)
Area
 • Total15.64 km2 (6.04 sq mi)
Elevation
353 m (1,158 ft)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total1,328
 • Density85/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
4652
Area code0 72 41
Vehicle registrationWL
Websitewww.fischlham.ooe.gv.at

Fischlham is a municipality in the district of Wels-Land in the Austrian state of Upper Austria.

Geography[edit]

Fischlham lies in the Hausruckviertel. About 19 percent of the municipality is forest, and 69 percent is farmland.

Personalities[edit]

It is notable for being the location of Adolf Hitler's first two years of formal schooling, from 1895-1897.

Sons and daughters of the location[edit]

  • Paula Hitler (1896-1960), the only full sister of Adolf Hitler

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dauersiedlungsraum der Gemeinden Politischen Bezirke und Bundesländer - Gebietsstand 1.1.2018". Statistics Austria. Retrieved 10 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Einwohnerzahl 1.1.2018 nach Gemeinden mit Status, Gebietsstand 1.1.2018". Statistics Austria. Retrieved 9 March 2019.