Gurten, Upper Austria

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Gurten
Coat of arms of Gurten
Coat of arms
Gurten is located in Austria
Gurten
Gurten
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 48°14′28″N 13°20′41″E / 48.24111°N 13.34472°E / 48.24111; 13.34472Coordinates: 48°14′28″N 13°20′41″E / 48.24111°N 13.34472°E / 48.24111; 13.34472
Country Austria
State Upper Austria
District Ried im Innkreis
Government
 • Mayor Karl Pumberger-Kasper (ÖVP)
Area
 • Total 16.2 km2 (6.3 sq mi)
Elevation 400 m (1,300 ft)
Population (14 June 2016)[1]
 • Total 1,163
 • Density 72/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 4942
Area code 07757
Vehicle registration RI

Gurten is a municipality in the district of Ried im Innkreis in the Austrian state of Upper Austria.

Geography[edit]

Gurten lies in the Innviertel. About 28 percent of the municipality is forest, and 66 percent is farmland.

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