Navis is a municipality in the district Innsbruck-Land in the Austrian state of Tyrol located 19 km southeast of Innsbruck in a valley with the same name which is a side valley of the Wipptal. The extensive territory of this municipality runs from the Sill up to the 2,359 m high Klammjoch saddle and the 2,886 m high Lizumer Reckner in the Tux Alps. The village is provided with fresh drinking water thanks to the clean Navisbach. The origin of the village name is unknown but settlement began at the end of the 13th century. Copper and silver were found in the 15th and 16th century.

Navis
Navis 01.JPG
Coat of arms of Navis
Coat of arms
Navis is located in Austria
Navis
Navis
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°07′52″N 11°32′25″E / 47.13111°N 11.54028°E / 47.13111; 11.54028Coordinates: 47°07′52″N 11°32′25″E / 47.13111°N 11.54028°E / 47.13111; 11.54028
CountryAustria
StateTyrol
DistrictInnsbruck Land
Government
 • MayorChristoph Geir
Area
 • Total64.13 km2 (24.76 sq mi)
Elevation
1,337 m (4,386 ft)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total2,004
 • Density31/km2 (81/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
6143
Area code05278
Vehicle registrationIL
Websitewww.navis.tirol.gv.at

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1869792—    
1880812+2.5%
1890770−5.2%
1900830+7.8%
1910861+3.7%
1923862+0.1%
1934922+7.0%
1939908−1.5%
19511,056+16.3%
19611,104+4.5%
19711,484+34.4%
19811,651+11.3%
19911,846+11.8%
20011,907+3.3%
20111,967+3.1%

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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