Wald am Schoberpass

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Wald am Schoberpaß
Coat of arms of Wald am Schoberpaß
Coat of arms
Location of Wald am Schoberpaß
Wald am Schoberpaß is located in Austria
Wald am Schoberpaß
Wald am Schoberpaß
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°26′N 14°40′E / 47.433°N 14.667°E / 47.433; 14.667Coordinates: 47°26′N 14°40′E / 47.433°N 14.667°E / 47.433; 14.667
CountryAustria
StateStyria
DistrictLeoben
Government
 • MayorHans Schrabacher (SPÖ)
Area
 • Total90.45 km2 (34.92 sq mi)
Elevation
841 m (2,759 ft)
Population
(1 January 2016)[1]
 • Total592
 • Density6.5/km2 (17/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
8781
Area code03834
Vehicle registrationLN
Websitewww.schoberpass.at

Wald am Schoberpass is a municipality in the district of Leoben in the Austrian state of Styria.

Geography[edit]

The Schober Pass (elevation 849 metres or 2,785 feet) is a high mountain pass within the municipality. Wald am Schoberpaß lies on the Schober Pass between the Niederen Tauern and the Eisenerz Alps. The pass separates the watershed of the Palten, which flows into the Enns, and the Liesing, which flows into the Mur.

References[edit]

Parish church St. Cunigunde