Sankt Andrä

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Sankt Andrä
Pfarrkirchestandrä.JPG
Coat of arms of Sankt Andrä
Coat of arms
Sankt Andrä is located in Austria
Sankt Andrä
Sankt Andrä
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 46°46′N 14°49′E / 46.767°N 14.817°E / 46.767; 14.817Coordinates: 46°46′N 14°49′E / 46.767°N 14.817°E / 46.767; 14.817
Country Austria
State Carinthia
District Wolfsberg
Government
 • Mayor Peter Stauber
Area
 • Total 113.5 km2 (43.8 sq mi)
Elevation 446 m (1,463 ft)
Population (1 January 2016)[1]
 • Total 10,061
 • Density 89/km2 (230/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 9433
Area code 04358
Website www.st-andrae.at

Sankt Andrä (Slovene: Sandrež) is a town in the district of Wolfsberg in Carinthia in Austria. It is named for Saint Andrew.

Landmarks[edit]

The main church is the former Sankt Andrä Cathedral, until 1829 the bishop's seat of the Diocese of Lavant.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1869 6,515 —    
1880 6,686 +2.6%
1890 6,716 +0.4%
1900 6,708 −0.1%
1910 6,625 −1.2%
1923 6,646 +0.3%
1934 6,934 +4.3%
1939 7,356 +6.1%
1951 7,987 +8.6%
1961 9,131 +14.3%
1971 10,174 +11.4%
1981 10,400 +2.2%
1991 10,582 +1.8%
2001 10,719 +1.3%
2011 10,332 −3.6%

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