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Upper Austria, Austria

Upper Austria is one of 9 primary administrative regions in Austria with a population of approximately 1,400,851 people.

Facts and figures on Upper Austria at a glance

Region name: Upper Austria (Oberösterreich)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 1,400,851 people
Country: Austria
Continent: Europe

The regional headquarters of Upper Austria (Oberösterreich) is located in the regional capital Linz (Linz) with a population of 181,162 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Upper Austria's regional capital Linz to Austria's capital Vienna (Vienna) is approximately 155 km (96 mi).

Facts and figures about Upper Austria
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Upper Austria Oberösterreich1,400,851 peopleLinz Linz181,162 people

Compare with other regions in Austria.

Map of Upper Austria

Map of Upper Austria

Information on Upper Austria

Information on Upper Austria
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Upper Austria OberösterreichLinz Linz18AustriaEurope

Time in Upper Austria

Time in Upper Austria
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Tue, 17 Oct 2017 - 10:23pmIn effect (+1 hour)Tue, 17 Oct 2017 - 9:23pmGMT UTC +2.0Europe/Vienna

Geographic coordinates of Upper Austria

Latitude & Longitude of Upper Austria
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map48°15'00.0"N (48.2500000°)14°00'00.0"E (14.0000000°)

Subregions in Upper Austria

There are 18 administrative subregions in Upper Austria.
Subregions in Upper Austria
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Linz Stadt Linz Stadt1.191,501Linz Linz181,162
Politischer Bezirk Braunau am Inn Politischer Bezirk Braunau am Inn2.98,333--
Politischer Bezirk Eferding Politischer Bezirk Eferding3.31,786--
Politischer Bezirk Freistadt Politischer Bezirk Freistadt4.65,148--
Politischer Bezirk Gmunden Politischer Bezirk Gmunden5.99,320--
Politischer Bezirk Grieskirchen Politischer Bezirk Grieskirchen6.62,759Grieskirchen Grieskirchen4,766
Politischer Bezirk Kirchdorf an der Krems Politischer Bezirk Kirchdorf an der Krems7.55,518--
Politischer Bezirk Linz-Land Politischer Bezirk Linz-Land8.140,169--
Politischer Bezirk Perg Politischer Bezirk Perg9.65,963Perg Perg7,644
Politischer Bezirk Ried im Innkreis Politischer Bezirk Ried im Innkreis10.58,617--
Politischer Bezirk Rohrbach Politischer Bezirk Rohrbach11.56,472--
Politischer Bezirk Scharding Politischer Bezirk Schärding12.56,393--
Politischer Bezirk Steyr-Land Politischer Bezirk Steyr-Land13.58,489--
Politischer Bezirk Urfahr-Umgebung Politischer Bezirk Urfahr-Umgebung14.81,889--
Politischer Bezirk Vocklabruck Politischer Bezirk Vöcklabruck15.130,876--
Steyr Stadt Steyr Stadt16.38,140--
Wels Stadt Wels Stadt17.58,882Wels Wels57,946
Wels-Land Wels-Land18.68,243--

External sources of information on Upper Austria

Upper Austria on Wikipedia