Rosegg

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Rosegg
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Rosegg
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 46°34′N14°1′E / 46.567°N 14.017°E / 46.567; 14.017 Coordinates: 46°34′N14°1′E / 46.567°N 14.017°E / 46.567; 14.017
Country Austria
State Carinthia
District Villach-Land
Government
   Mayor Karl Mitsche
Area
[1]
  Total19.17 km2 (7.40 sq mi)
Elevation
477 m (1,565 ft)
Population
(2018-01-01) [2]
  Total1,832
  Density96/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
9232
Area code 04253, 04274
Website www.roseggonline.at

Rosegg (Slovene : Rožek) is a town in the district of Villach-Land in Carinthia in Austria.

Slovene language language spoken in Slovenia

Slovene or Slovenian belongs to the group of South Slavic languages. It is spoken by approximately 2.5 million speakers worldwide, the majority of whom live in Slovenia. It is the first language of about 2.1 million Slovenian people and is one of the 24 official and working languages of the European Union.

Austria Federal republic in Central Europe

Austria, officially the Republic of Austria, is a country in Central Europe comprising 9 federated states. Its capital, largest city and one of nine states is Vienna. Austria has an area of 83,879 km2 (32,386 sq mi), a population of nearly 9 million people and a nominal GDP of $477 billion. It is bordered by the Czech Republic and Germany to the north, Hungary and Slovakia to the east, Slovenia and Italy to the south, and Switzerland and Liechtenstein to the west. The terrain is highly mountainous, lying within the Alps; only 32% of the country is below 500 m (1,640 ft), and its highest point is 3,798 m (12,461 ft). The majority of the population speaks local Bavarian dialects as their native language, and German in its standard form is the country's official language. Other regional languages are Hungarian, Burgenland Croatian, and Slovene.

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Neighboring municipalities

Wernberg Velden am Wörthersee
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Finkenstein am Faaker See Sankt Jakob im Rosental

Personalities

It is the birthplace of the painter Peter Markovič, after whom the local Slovene cultural association is named. Liechtenstein's Ambassador to Germany, Prince Stefan of Liechtenstein, grew up in Rosegg. [3]

Prince Stefan of Liechtenstein Liechtensteins Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Germany and former Ambassador to Switzerland

Prince Stefan Carl Manfred Alfred Alexander Joseph Maria of Liechtenstein is Liechtenstein's Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Holy See and former Ambassador to Germany and Switzerland.

Twin towns

Sources

  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.
  3. "Curriculum Vitae" (PDF). regierung.li. Retrieved 2013-08-06.

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