Höchst, Austria

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Höchst
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Coat of arms of Höchst
Coat of arms
Höchst is located in Austria
Höchst
Höchst
Location within Austria
Location in the district

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Coordinates: 47°27′16″N 09°38′27″E / 47.45444°N 9.64083°E / 47.45444; 9.64083Coordinates: 47°27′16″N 09°38′27″E / 47.45444°N 9.64083°E / 47.45444; 9.64083
Country Austria
State Vorarlberg
District Bregenz
Government
 • Mayor Herbert Sparr
Area
 • Total 20.15 km2 (7.78 sq mi)
Elevation 403 m (1,322 ft)
Population (1 January 2016)[1]
 • Total 7,849
 • Density 390/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 6973
Area code 05578
Vehicle registration B
Website www.hoechst.at

Höchst is a municipality in the district of Bregenz in the Austrian state of Vorarlberg.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1869 1,982 —    
1880 1,990 +0.4%
1890 2,011 +1.1%
1900 2,093 +4.1%
1910 2,356 +12.6%
1923 2,350 −0.3%
1934 2,399 +2.1%
1939 2,486 +3.6%
1951 2,740 +10.2%
1961 3,391 +23.8%
1971 5,041 +48.7%
1981 5,893 +16.9%
1991 6,423 +9.0%
2001 7,096 +10.5%
2011 7,777 +9.6%

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