Pyhra

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Pyhra
Coat of arms of Pyhra
Coat of arms
Pyhra is located in Austria
Pyhra
Pyhra
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 48°9′N 15°41′E / 48.150°N 15.683°E / 48.150; 15.683Coordinates: 48°9′N 15°41′E / 48.150°N 15.683°E / 48.150; 15.683
Country Austria
State Lower Austria
District Sankt Pölten-Land
Government
 • Mayor Günter Schaubach
Area
 • Total 66.76 km2 (25.78 sq mi)
Elevation 298 m (978 ft)
Population (1 January 2016)[1]
 • Total 3,497
 • Density 52/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 3143
Area code 02745
Website http://www.pyhra.gv.at

Pyhra is a town with 3286 inhabitants in the district of Sankt Pölten-Land in Lower Austria, Austria.

Geography[edit]

Pyhra is located in the hill country of the Mostviertel in Lower Austria, near the city St. Pölten. The biggest mountain is the Amerlingkogel (628 m).

The area is 66.73 square kilometers big. 40.04 per cent of the area is wooded.

Districts[edit]

Districts are Adeldorf, Aigen, Atzling, Auern, Baumgarten, Blindorf, Brunn, Ebersreith, Egelsee, Fahra, Gattring-Raking, Getzersdorf, Heuberg, Hinterholz, Hummelberg bei Hinterholz, Kirchweg, Nützling, Oberburbach, Obergrub, Oberloitzenberg, Obertiefenbach, Perersdorf, Perschenegg, Pyhra, Reichenhag, Reichgrüben, Schauching, Schnabling, Steinbach, Unterburbach, Unterloitzenberg, Wald, Weinzettl, Wieden, Windhag, Zell and Zuleithen.

Neighbour municipalities[edit]

At the area of Pyhra border Böheimkirchen in the northeast, Kasten by Böheimkirchen and Michelbach in the east, St. Veit at the Gölsen in the south, Wilhelmsburg in the southwest and St. Pölten in the west and northwest.

Schools[edit]

Nö. Landeskindergarten, Volksschule Pyhra, Europa-Hauptschule Pyhra, Landwirtschaftliche Fachschule Pyhra and the musicschool of the Perschlingtal.

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