Sankt Veit in Defereggen

Sankt Veit in Defereggen is a municipality in the district of Lienz in the Austrian state of Tyrol.

St. Veit in Defereggen
Coat of arms of St. Veit in Defereggen
Coat of arms
Location within Lienz district
Location within Lienz district
St. Veit in Defereggen is located in Austria
St. Veit in Defereggen
St. Veit in Defereggen
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 46°55′32″N 12°25′33″E / 46.92556°N 12.42583°E / 46.92556; 12.42583Coordinates: 46°55′32″N 12°25′33″E / 46.92556°N 12.42583°E / 46.92556; 12.42583
CountryAustria
StateTyrol
DistrictLienz
Government
 • MayorVitus Monitzer
Area
 • Total61.49 km2 (23.74 sq mi)
Elevation
1,495 m (4,905 ft)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total670
 • Density11/km2 (28/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
9962
Area code04879
Vehicle registrationLZ
WebsiteHomepage der Gemeinde

GeographyEdit

Sankt Veit lies in the central Defereggen valley and is the municipality in Eastern Tyrol with the highest elevation. It lies on the sunny side of the valley, and in the past grain and potatoes were raised there. However, there can be snowfall even in the summer months.

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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