Kirchbach

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Kirchbach
Coat of arms of Kirchbach
Coat of arms
Kirchbach is located in Austria
Kirchbach
Kirchbach
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 46°38′28″N 13°11′00″E / 46.64111°N 13.18333°E / 46.64111; 13.18333Coordinates: 46°38′28″N 13°11′00″E / 46.64111°N 13.18333°E / 46.64111; 13.18333
Country Austria
State Carinthia
District Hermagor
Government
 • Mayor Christof Buchacher (SPÖ)
Area
 • Total 99.03 km2 (38.24 sq mi)
Elevation 640 m (2,100 ft)
Population (1 January 2016)[1]
 • Total 2,662
 • Density 27/km2 (70/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 9632
Area codes 0 42 84
Vehicle registration HE
Website www.kirchbach-kaernten.at

Kirchbach (Slovenian: Cirkno) is a market town in the Hermagor district in the Austrian state of Carinthia.

Geography[edit]

It lies in the upper Gailtal valley between the Gailtal Alps in the north and the Karnisch Alps in the south, which are also the Italian border.

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