Schönwies

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Schönwies
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Coat of arms of Schönwies
Coat of arms
Schönwies is located in Austria
Schönwies
Schönwies
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°11′50″N 10°39′22″E / 47.19722°N 10.65611°E / 47.19722; 10.65611Coordinates: 47°11′50″N 10°39′22″E / 47.19722°N 10.65611°E / 47.19722; 10.65611
CountryAustria
StateTyrol
DistrictLandeck
Government
 • MayorWilfried Fink (SPÖ)
Area
 • Total31.34 km2 (12.10 sq mi)
Elevation
737 m (2,418 ft)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total1,697
 • Density54/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
6491
Area code05418
Vehicle registrationLA
Websitewww.schoenwies.
tirol.gv.at

Schönwies is a municipality in the district of Landeck in the Austrian state of Tyrol located 8 km northeast of the city of Landeck and 7 km west of the city of Imst. The main source of income is the mining of limestone ballast stone.

The highest point in the municipality is the Große Schlenkerspitze (2,827 m) which is also the highest mountain in the eastern Lechtal Alps.

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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.