Klingenbach

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Klingenbach
Coat of arms of Klingenbach
Coat of arms
Klingenbach is located in Austria
Klingenbach
Klingenbach
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°45′N 16°32′E / 47.750°N 16.533°E / 47.750; 16.533Coordinates: 47°45′N 16°32′E / 47.750°N 16.533°E / 47.750; 16.533
Country Austria
State Burgenland
District Eisenstadt-Umgebung
Government
 • Mayor Johann Frank SPÖ
Area
 • Total 4.82 km2 (1.86 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2016)[1]
 • Total 1,278
 • Density 270/km2 (690/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 7013
Area code 02687

Klingenbach (Hungarian: Kelénpatak, Croatian: Klimpuh) is a town in the Eisenstadt-Umgebung district in the Austrian state of Burgenland. It is located near the border with Hungary with a border crossing into Sopron.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1869 888 —    
1880 943 +6.2%
1890 961 +1.9%
1900 1,122 +16.8%
1910 1,258 +12.1%
1923 1,353 +7.6%
1934 1,343 −0.7%
1939 1,312 −2.3%
1951 1,360 +3.7%
1961 1,249 −8.2%
1971 1,231 −1.4%
1981 1,166 −5.3%
1991 1,130 −3.1%
2001 1,189 +5.2%
2011 1,191 +0.2%
2015 1,177 −1.2%

Personalities[edit]

Writer Simon Knéfacz lived and worked here.

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