Henndorf am Wallersee

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Henndorf am Wallersee
Wohnhaus Carl Zuckmayer in Henndorf.jpg
Coat of arms of Henndorf am Wallersee
Coat of arms
Henndorf am Wallersee is located in Austria
Henndorf am Wallersee
Henndorf am Wallersee
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°53′00″N 13°10′00″E / 47.88333°N 13.16667°E / 47.88333; 13.16667Coordinates: 47°53′00″N 13°10′00″E / 47.88333°N 13.16667°E / 47.88333; 13.16667
Country Austria
State Salzburg
District Salzburg-Umgebung
Government
 • Mayor Rupert Eder (ÖVP)
Area
 • Total 23.47 km2 (9.06 sq mi)
Elevation 551 m (1,808 ft)
Population (1 January 2016)[1]
 • Total 4,883
 • Density 210/km2 (540/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 5302
Area code 06214
Vehicle registration SL
Website Official website

Henndorf am Wallersee, commonly named Henndorf, is a municipality of 4,777 inhabitants in the district of Salzburg-Umgebung in the state of Salzburg in Austria.

History[edit]

The town was first mentioned in 6th century.

Geography[edit]

Henndorf is located around 16 kilometres to the north-east of Salzburg, by the Wallersee lake. The municipality borders with Eugendorf, Neumarkt am Wallersee, Seekirchen am Wallersee, Köstendorf and Thalgau.[2] It is divided into 9 Katastralgemeinden: the town of Henndorf and 8 villages:

Village Population (2001)
Henndorf am Wallersee
3,742
Berg
209
Enzing
58
Fenning
190
Hankham
86
Hatting
16
Hof
152
Oelling
127
Wankham
67

Personalities[edit]

  • Carl Zuckmayer (1896–1977), German writer, lived for some years in Henndorf
  • Richard Mayr (1877-1935) renowned Austrian Bass-Baritone was very closely associated with Henndorf.

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