Allentsteig is a municipality in the district of Zwettl, in Lower Austria, Austria.

Allentsteig
Skyline of Allentsteig
Coat of arms of Allentsteig
Coat of arms
Allentsteig is located in Austria
Allentsteig
Allentsteig
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 48°41′46.54″N 15°19′38.64″E / 48.6962611°N 15.3274000°E / 48.6962611; 15.3274000Coordinates: 48°41′46.54″N 15°19′38.64″E / 48.6962611°N 15.3274000°E / 48.6962611; 15.3274000
CountryAustria
StateLower Austria
DistrictZwettl
Government
 • MayorAndreas Kramer (ÖVP)
Area
 • Total71.65 km2 (27.66 sq mi)
Elevation
550 m (1,800 ft)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total1,835
 • Density26/km2 (66/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
3804
Area code02824
Vehicle registrationZT
Websitewww.allentsteig.gv.at

Just outside Allentsteig there is a German World War II cemetery with almost 3,900 graves. Mainly German soldiers who were killed in the final battles of World War II - trying to prevent the Russian advances into Austria and Germany. The cemetery is located just outside an Austrian military training facility.

PopulationEdit

YearPop.±%
18693,549—    
18803,618+1.9%
18903,704+2.4%
19004,034+8.9%
19104,301+6.6%
19233,907−9.2%
19343,967+1.5%
19393,604−9.2%
19513,101−14.0%
19612,765−10.8%
19712,790+0.9%
19812,842+1.9%
19912,447−13.9%
20012,163−11.6%
20112,043−5.5%

ReferencesEdit

  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.

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