Glanz an der Weinstraße

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Glanz an der Weinstraße
Coat of arms of Glanz an der Weinstraße
Coat of arms
Glanz an der Weinstraße is located in Austria
Glanz an der Weinstraße
Glanz an der Weinstraße
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 46°39′00″N 15°28′48″E / 46.65000°N 15.48000°E / 46.65000; 15.48000Coordinates: 46°39′00″N 15°28′48″E / 46.65000°N 15.48000°E / 46.65000; 15.48000
Country Austria
State Styria
District Leibnitz
Government
 • Mayor Reinhold Elsnig (ÖVP)
Area
 • Total 23.98 km2 (9.26 sq mi)
Elevation 440 m (1,440 ft)
Population (1 January 2016)[1]
 • Total 1,395
 • Density 58/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 8463
Area code 03454
Vehicle registration LB
Website www.glanz-weinstrasse.gv.at

Glanz an der Weinstraße (Slovene: Klanc) is a former municipality in the district of Leibnitz in the Austrian state of Styria. Since the 2015 Styria municipal structural reform, it is part of the municipality Leutschach an der Weinstraße.[2] Before World War One, it had a Slovene ethnic majority: according to the 1910 census, 56% of the population were Slovene speakers.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1869 2,037 —    
1880 2,008 −1.4%
1890 2,023 +0.7%
1900 1,924 −4.9%
1910 1,948 +1.2%
1923 1,945 −0.2%
1934 2,102 +8.1%
1939 2,061 −2.0%
1951 2,977 +44.4%
1961 2,047 −31.2%
1971 1,644 −19.7%
1981 1,509 −8.2%
1991 1,541 +2.1%
2001 1,376 −10.7%
2011 1,498 +8.9%

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