Gaflenz is a market town in the Steyr-Land district of the Austrian state of Upper Austria. It is known for its saws and its gothic-style St. Andreas Parish Church, established in 1494.

Gaflenz
Southwest view of Gaflenz
Southwest view of Gaflenz
Coat of arms of Gaflenz
Gaflenz is located in Austria
Gaflenz
Gaflenz
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°53′49″N 14°43′32″E / 47.89694°N 14.72556°E / 47.89694; 14.72556Coordinates: 47°53′49″N 14°43′32″E / 47.89694°N 14.72556°E / 47.89694; 14.72556
CountryAustria
StateUpper Austria
DistrictSteyr-Land
Government
 • MayorGuenther Kellnreitner (ÖVP)
Area
 • Total58.78 km2 (22.70 sq mi)
Elevation
482 m (1,581 ft)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total1,954
 • Density33/km2 (86/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
3334
Area code07353
Vehicle registrationSE
Websitewww.gaflenz.at

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
18691,301—    
18801,399+7.5%
18901,359−2.9%
19001,427+5.0%
19101,433+0.4%
19231,553+8.4%
19341,504−3.2%
19391,491−0.9%
19511,528+2.5%
19611,520−0.5%
19711,587+4.4%
19811,659+4.5%
19911,677+1.1%
20011,797+7.2%
20111,856+3.3%

International partnershipsEdit

Gaflenz is twinned with:

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.

External linksEdit