Gars am Kamp

Gars am Kamp is a market town in the district of Horn in Lower Austria with 3,542 inhabitants (2016). Gars was between 1075 - 1095, during the reign of the House of Babenberg, a former capital of ancient Austria.[3]

Gars am Kamp
Gars am Kamp in 2012
Gars am Kamp in 2012
Coat of arms of Gars am Kamp
Coat of arms
Gars am Kamp is located in Austria
Gars am Kamp
Gars am Kamp
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 48°35′50″N 15°39′40″E / 48.59722°N 15.66111°E / 48.59722; 15.66111Coordinates: 48°35′50″N 15°39′40″E / 48.59722°N 15.66111°E / 48.59722; 15.66111
CountryAustria
StateLower Austria
DistrictHorn
Government
 • MayorMartin Falk (ÖVP)
Area
 • Total50.46 km2 (19.48 sq mi)
Elevation
256 m (840 ft)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total3,534
 • Density70/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
3571
Area code02985
Vehicle registrationHO
Websitewww.gars.at

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
18692,947—    
18802,986+1.3%
18903,131+4.9%
19003,270+4.4%
19103,732+14.1%
19233,848+3.1%
19343,997+3.9%
19394,013+0.4%
19514,293+7.0%
19614,035−6.0%
19713,968−1.7%
19813,732−5.9%
19913,458−7.3%
20013,534+2.2%
20113,478−1.6%

International relationsEdit

Twin towns — Sister citiesEdit

Gars am Kamp is twinned with the following cities:

Notable people (selection)Edit

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.
  3. ^ Wo Babenberger und Habsburger residierten - Styria, S. 17

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