Spital am Semmering

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Spital am Semmering
Spital am Semmering is located in Austria
Spital am Semmering
Spital am Semmering
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°36′58″N 15°45′14″E / 47.61611°N 15.75389°E / 47.61611; 15.75389Coordinates: 47°36′58″N 15°45′14″E / 47.61611°N 15.75389°E / 47.61611; 15.75389
Country Austria
State Styria
District Bruck-Mürzzuschlag
Government
 • Mayor Reinhard Reisinger (SPÖ)
Area
 • Total 72.59 km2 (28.03 sq mi)
Elevation 800 m (2,600 ft)
Population (1 January 2016)[1]
 • Total 1,718
 • Density 24/km2 (61/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 8684
Area code 03853
Vehicle registration MZ
Website www.spitalamsemmering.com

Spital am Semmering, in the Semmering Pass, is a municipality in the district of Bruck-Mürzzuschlag in Styria, Austria. It is home to the Stuhleck ski hill. Spital was largely endowed in 1160 by seven of the Margrave of Styria's ministeriales. The endowment included income from wide estates, vineyards and a town.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistik Austria - Bevölkerung zu Jahresbeginn 2002-2016 nach Gemeinden (Gebietsstand 1.1.2016) for Spital am Semmering.
  2. ^ Arnold, Benjamin. German Knighthood 1050–1300 (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1985) p. 153