Salzburgerland facts for kids
Salzburgerland is one of the States of Austria. It has 7,154 square kilometres (2,762 sq mi) and 529,085 inhabitants. Its capital city is Salzburg.
The last results in March 2009[update] were:
The president is a SPÖ member.
In the Modern Era Salzburg was an independent state.
Austrian German is the main written language. Austro-Bavarian language is also spoken, especially in the rural areas.
Salzburger Land has six districts, (Bezirke or Gaue):
Important cities and towns
Settlements in Salzburgerland with town privileges:
- Salzburg (pop. 148,521)
- Hallein (20,022)
- Saalfelden (16,046)
- Sankt Johann im Pongau (10,740)
- Bischofshofen (10,352)
- Zell am See (9,683)
- Seekirchen (9,945)
- Neumarkt am Wallersee (5,846)
- Oberndorf bei Salzburg (5,600)
- Mittersill (5,443)
- Radstadt (4,864)
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