Mauerbach

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Mauerbach
Coat of arms of Mauerbach
Coat of arms
Mauerbach is located in Austria
Mauerbach
Mauerbach
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 48°14′30″N 16°10′35″E / 48.24167°N 16.17639°E / 48.24167; 16.17639Coordinates: 48°14′30″N 16°10′35″E / 48.24167°N 16.17639°E / 48.24167; 16.17639
Country Austria
State Lower Austria
District Sankt Pölten-Land
Government
 • Mayor Peter Buchner (ÖVP)
Area
 • Total 20.31 km2 (7.84 sq mi)
Elevation 282 m (925 ft)
Population (1 January 2016)[1]
 • Total 3,730
 • Density 180/km2 (480/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal codes 1140, 3001, 3400
Area codes 01/979, 01/577
Vehicle registration PL
Website www.mauerbach.gv.at

Mauerbach is a town on the western boundary of Vienna, Austria.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19711,576—    
19812,227+41.3%
19913,222+44.7%
20013,415+6.0%

Sights[edit]

It hosts the summer houses of many rich Viennese families as well as Mauerbach Charterhouse (Kartause Mauerbach), a Carthusian monastery founded in 1313, closed in 1782.

Sport[edit]

The village is also home to association football team SC Mauerbach, who play in Austria's lower leagues.

Recent times[edit]

Since 2017 the town belongs to the district of St. Pölten. It was formerly in Wien-Umgebung which was dissolved in 2016.[2][3]

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