Sankt Stefan im Gailtal

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Sankt Stefan im Gailtal
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 46°37′N13°31′E / 46.617°N 13.517°E / 46.617; 13.517 Coordinates: 46°37′N13°31′E / 46.617°N 13.517°E / 46.617; 13.517
Country Austria
State Carinthia
District Hermagor
Government
   Mayor Johann Ferlitsch
Area
[1]
  Total66.38 km2 (25.63 sq mi)
Elevation
726 m (2,382 ft)
Population
(2018-01-01) [2]
  Total1,593
  Density24/km2 (62/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
9623
Area code 04382
Website www.st.stefan-gailtal.at

Sankt Stefan im Gailtal (Slovene: Štefan na Zilji) is a small municipality in the district of Hermagor in the Austrian state of Carinthia.

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.

The Bezirk Hermagor is an administrative district (Bezirk) in Carinthia, Austria.

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.

Geography

Sankt Stefan lies on both sides of the Gail in the lower Gail valley between the main range of the Karnisch Alps on the south and the Gailtal Alps on the north.

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References

  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.