Mauren

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Mauren
Municipality
View of Planken, Schellenberg and Mauren
View of Planken, Schellenberg and Mauren
Flag of Mauren
Flag
Coat of arms of Mauren
Coat of arms
Mauren in Liechtenstein
Mauren in Liechtenstein
Coordinates: 47°13′N 9°32′E / 47.217°N 9.533°E / 47.217; 9.533Coordinates: 47°13′N 9°32′E / 47.217°N 9.533°E / 47.217; 9.533
Country  Liechtenstein
Electoral district Unterland
Villages Schaanwald
Area
 • Total 7.5 km2 (2.9 sq mi)
Elevation 453 m (1,486 ft)
Population (30-6-2015)[1]
 • Total 4,198
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC)
Postal code 9493
Area code(s) 7008
ISO 3166 code LI-04
Website www.mauren.li

Mauren is a municipality of Liechtenstein that is situated in the north of the country. It has a population of approximately 4,100. The Curta mechanical calculator was produced by Contina AG, in Mauren.[2]

History[edit]

It was first called "Muron" in documents from 1178. It has a memorial to the Liechtenstein educator and historian Peter Kaiser (1793 – 1864).

References[edit]

  1. ^ (German) [1]
  2. ^ Curta Type 1 & 2 - overview production quantity. curta.li. Retrieved on 2014-11-27.

External links[edit]

Media related to Mauren at Wikimedia Commons