Hohenau an der March

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Hohenau an der March
Coat of arms of Hohenau an der March
Coat of arms
Hohenau an der March is located in Austria
Hohenau an der March
Hohenau an der March
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 48°36′N 16°54′E / 48.600°N 16.900°E / 48.600; 16.900Coordinates: 48°36′N 16°54′E / 48.600°N 16.900°E / 48.600; 16.900
Country Austria
State Lower Austria
District Gänserndorf
 • Mayor Robert Freitag
 • Total 23.37 km2 (9.02 sq mi)
Elevation 155 m (509 ft)
Population (1 January 2016)[1]
 • Total 2,737
 • Density 120/km2 (300/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code 2273
Area code 02535
Website www.hohenau-march.at

Hohenau an der March (Czech: Cáhnov, Slovak: Cahnov) is a town in the district of Gänserndorf in the Austrian state of Lower Austria, close to Vienna and the borders with the Czech Republic and Slovakia.


The town lies on the river Morava (March in German). It lies in the Weinviertel in Lower Austria. Only about 6.18 percent of the municipality is forested.

Passport stamp from the Austrian-Czech railway border before Czech Republic joined the European Union.