Frankenfels

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Frankenfels
Coat of arms of Frankenfels
Coat of arms
Frankenfels is located in Austria
Frankenfels
Frankenfels
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°58′N 15°19′E / 47.967°N 15.317°E / 47.967; 15.317Coordinates: 47°58′N 15°19′E / 47.967°N 15.317°E / 47.967; 15.317
Country Austria
State Lower Austria
District Sankt Pölten-Land
Government
 • Mayor Franz Größbacher (SPÖ)
Area
 • Total 56.16 km2 (21.68 sq mi)
Elevation 464 m (1,522 ft)
Population (1 January 2016)[1]
 • Total 2,021
 • Density 36/km2 (93/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 3213
Area code 02725
Website http://www.frankenfels.at

Frankenfels is a market town with 2025 inhabitants (2015) in St. Pölten-Land which is a district of the state of Lower Austria, Austria.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1971 1,989 —    
1981 2,026 +1.9%
1991 2,118 +4.5%
2001 2,187 +3.3%
2015 2,025 −7.4%

Sport[edit]

Frankenfels has an amateur football team, FCU Frankenfels, who currently play in the 2. Klasse Alpenvorland Austrian regional division.

Sights[edit]

  • The cave of Nixhöhle
  • The Falkensteinmauer
  • The Taubenbachklamm

References[edit]