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Fuschl am See is an Austrian municipality in the district of Salzburg-Umgebung, in the state of Salzburg. It is located at the east end of the Fuschlsee, between the city of Salzburg and Bad Ischl. The community has 1,406 inhabitants.

Fuschl am See
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Coat of arms of Fuschl am See
Coat of arms
Location of Fuschl am See
Fuschl am See is located in Austria
Fuschl am See
Fuschl am See
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°47′46″N 13°18′10″E / 47.79611°N 13.30278°E / 47.79611; 13.30278Coordinates: 47°47′46″N 13°18′10″E / 47.79611°N 13.30278°E / 47.79611; 13.30278
CountryAustria
StateSalzburg
DistrictSalzburg-Umgebung
Government
 • MayorFranz Josef Vogl (ÖVP)
Area
 • Total21.4 km2 (8.3 sq mi)
Elevation
669 m (2,195 ft)
Population
(1 January 2016)[1]
 • Total1,512
 • Density71/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
5330
Area code06226
Vehicle registrationSL
Websitewww.fuschl.salzburg.at

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GeographyEdit

Fuschl am See covers an area of 21.4 km². The city lies in the mid-northern part of Austria near the German state of Bavaria.

HistoryEdit

EconomyEdit

Red Bull has its headquarters in Fuschl.[2]

TransportEdit

Highway B158 from Bad Ischl to Salzburg passes through Fuschl.[3]

Notable residentsEdit

See alsoEdit

Notes and referencesEdit

  1. ^ Statistik Austria - Bevölkerung zu Jahresbeginn 2002-2016 nach Gemeinden (Gebietsstand 1.1.2016) for Fuschl am See.
  2. ^ Spurgeon, Brad (2005-06-17). "Motor Racing: Formula One shows off a fast, young American". International Herald Tribune. Retrieved 2009-01-31.
  3. ^ Fantel, Hans (1993-03-14). "A Back-Road Drive to Vienna". The New York Times. Retrieved 2009-01-31.

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