Weiz is a town in the eastern part of the Austrian state of Styria.

Weiz
Weiz seen from southwest
Weiz seen from southwest
Coat of arms of Weiz
Coat of arms
Location within Weiz district
Location within Weiz district
Weiz is located in Austria
Weiz
Weiz
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°13′01″N 15°37′59″E / 47.21694°N 15.63306°E / 47.21694; 15.63306Coordinates: 47°13′01″N 15°37′59″E / 47.21694°N 15.63306°E / 47.21694; 15.63306
CountryAustria
StateStyria
DistrictWeiz
Government
 • MayorErwin Eggenreich (SPÖ)
Area
 • Total17.51 km2 (6.76 sq mi)
Elevation
479 m (1,572 ft)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
 • Total11,627
 • Density660/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
8160
Area code03172
Vehicle registrationWZ
Websitewww.weiz.at

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
18691,446—    
18801,646+13.8%
18901,793+8.9%
19002,256+25.8%
19102,949+30.7%
19233,882+31.6%
19344,322+11.3%
19394,748+9.9%
19516,547+37.9%
19618,134+24.2%
19718,427+3.6%
19818,402−0.3%
19918,462+0.7%
20018,926+5.5%
20118,897−0.3%

International relationsEdit

Twin towns – Sister citiesEdit

Weiz 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.