Sellrain

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Sellrain
Coat of arms of Sellrain
Coat of arms
Sellrain is located in Austria
Sellrain
Sellrain
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°12′48″N 11°12′50″E / 47.21333°N 11.21389°E / 47.21333; 11.21389Coordinates: 47°12′48″N 11°12′50″E / 47.21333°N 11.21389°E / 47.21333; 11.21389
Country Austria
State Tyrol
District Innsbruck Land
Government
 • Mayor Norbert Jordan (ÖVP)
Area
 • Total 62 km2 (24 sq mi)
Elevation 909 m (2,982 ft)
Population (1 January 2016)[1]
 • Total 1,347
 • Density 22/km2 (56/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 6181
Area code 05230
Vehicle registration IL
Website www.sellrain.tirol.gv.at

Sellrain is a municipality in the district of Innsbruck-Land in the Austrian state of Tyrol located 14.40 km southwest of Innsbruck in the Sellrain Valley. The Melach River flows through it. Most people in the village are farmers and also have another job in the neighboring Innsbruck. There are two Catholic churches in the village St. Quirin and St. Anna. They are both over 300 years old.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1869 779 —    
1880 712 −8.6%
1890 716 +0.6%
1900 719 +0.4%
1910 744 +3.5%
1923 728 −2.2%
1934 875 +20.2%
1939 879 +0.5%
1951 947 +7.7%
1961 1,069 +12.9%
1971 1,157 +8.2%
1981 1,189 +2.8%
1991 1,268 +6.6%
2001 1,362 +7.4%
2011 1,338 −1.8%

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