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
CountryAustria
StateLower Austria
DistrictSankt Pölten-Land
Government
 • MayorPeter Buchner (ÖVP)
Area
 • Total20.32 km2 (7.85 sq mi)
Elevation
282 m (925 ft)
Population
(2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total3,661
 • Density180/km2 (470/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
1140, 3001, 3400
Area code01/979, 01/577
Vehicle registrationPL
Websitewww.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.[3][4]

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.
  3. ^ http://www.noen.at/nachrichten/noe/politik-bildung/Bezirk-Wien-Umgebung-wird-aufgeloest;art79519,667302
  4. ^ "Wien-Umgebung: Aufteilung geändert", artikel in Niederösterreichische Nachrichten (NÖN.at), 24-9-2015