Jochberg, Tyrol

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Jochberg
Church of Saint Wolfgang
Church of Saint Wolfgang
Coat of arms of Jochberg
Coat of arms
Jochberg is located in Austria
Jochberg
Jochberg
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°18′00″N 12°25′00″E / 47.30000°N 12.41667°E / 47.30000; 12.41667Coordinates: 47°18′00″N 12°25′00″E / 47.30000°N 12.41667°E / 47.30000; 12.41667
CountryAustria
StateTyrol
DistrictKitzbühel
Government
 • MayorGünther Resch (FPÖ)
Area
 • Total87.86 km2 (33.92 sq mi)
Elevation
923 m (3,028 ft)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total1,577
 • Density18/km2 (46/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
6373
Area code05355
Vehicle registrationKB
Websitewww.jochberg.tirol.gv.at

Jochberg is a municipality in the Austrian state of Tyrol in the Kitzbühel district. It is located is 8 km south of Kitzbühel.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1869981—    
1880916−6.6%
1890939+2.5%
1900949+1.1%
1910925−2.5%
19231,141+23.4%
19341,130−1.0%
19391,141+1.0%
19511,290+13.1%
19611,351+4.7%
19711,469+8.7%
19811,535+4.5%
19911,461−4.8%
20011,540+5.4%
20111,560+1.3%

Economy[edit]

There used to be copper mining in Jochberg, until it was ceased in 1625 for lack of profitability. Nowadays Jochberg is part of the Kitzbühel ski resort, connecting the Kitzbühel skiing area to the slopes west of the Pass Thurn.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dauersiedlungsraum der Gemeinden Politischen Bezirke und Bundesländer - Gebietsstand 1.1.2018". Statistics Austria. Retrieved 10 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Einwohnerzahl 1.1.2018 nach Gemeinden mit Status, Gebietsstand 1.1.2018". Statistics Austria. Retrieved 9 March 2019.

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