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Lower Austria, Austria

Lower Austria is one of 9 primary administrative regions in Austria with a population of approximately 1,576,622 people.

Facts and figures on Lower Austria at a glance

Region name: Lower Austria (Niederösterreich)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 1,576,622 people
Country: Austria
Continent: Europe

The regional headquarters of Lower Austria (Niederösterreich) is located in the regional capital Sankt Poelten (Sankt Pölten) with a population of 49,001 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Lower Austria's regional capital Sankt Poelten to Austria's capital Vienna (Vienna) is approximately 55 km (34 mi).

Facts and figures about Lower Austria
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Lower Austria Niederösterreich1,576,622 peopleSankt Poelten Sankt Pölten49,001 people

Compare with other regions in Austria.

Map of Lower Austria

Map of Lower Austria

Information on Lower Austria

Information on Lower Austria
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Lower Austria NiederösterreichSankt Poelten Sankt Pölten25AustriaEurope

Time in Lower Austria

Time in Lower Austria
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Tue, 17 Oct 2017 - 10:24pmIn effect (+1 hour)Tue, 17 Oct 2017 - 9:24pmGMT UTC +2.0Europe/Vienna

Geographic coordinates of Lower Austria

Latitude & Longitude of Lower Austria
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map48°19'60.0"N (48.3333300°)15°45'00.0"E (15.7500000°)

Subregions in Lower Austria

There are 25 administrative subregions in Lower Austria.
Subregions in Lower Austria
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Krems an der Donau Stadt Krems an der Donau Stadt1.23,947--
Politischer Bezirk Amstetten Politischer Bezirk Amstetten2.112,528--
Politischer Bezirk Baden Politischer Bezirk Baden3.139,496--
Politischer Bezirk Bruck an der Leitha Politischer Bezirk Bruck an der Leitha4.43,298--
Politischer Bezirk Ganserndorf Politischer Bezirk Gänserndorf5.96,533--
Politischer Bezirk Gmund Politischer Bezirk Gmünd6.37,564--
Politischer Bezirk Hollabrunn Politischer Bezirk Hollabrunn7.50,174--
Politischer Bezirk Horn Politischer Bezirk Horn8.31,334--
Politischer Bezirk Korneuburg Politischer Bezirk Korneuburg9.75,699--
Politischer Bezirk Krems Politischer Bezirk Krems10.55,973--
Politischer Bezirk Lilienfeld Politischer Bezirk Lilienfeld11.26,180--
Politischer Bezirk Melk Politischer Bezirk Melk12.76,365--
Politischer Bezirk Mistelbach Politischer Bezirk Mistelbach13.73,959--
Politischer Bezirk Modling Politischer Bezirk Mödling14.114,825--
Politischer Bezirk Neunkirchen Politischer Bezirk Neunkirchen15.85,344--
Politischer Bezirk Sankt Polten Politischer Bezirk Sankt Pölten16.96,935--
Politischer Bezirk Scheibbs Politischer Bezirk Scheibbs17.40,928--
Politischer Bezirk Tulln Politischer Bezirk Tulln18.71,485--
Politischer Bezirk Waidhofen an der Thaya Politischer Bezirk Waidhofen an der Thaya19.26,597--
Politischer Bezirk Wien-Umgebung Politischer Bezirk Wien-Umgebung20.115,986--
Politischer Bezirk Wiener Neustadt Politischer Bezirk Wiener Neustadt21.75,129--
Politischer Bezirk Zwettl Politischer Bezirk Zwettl22.43,261--
Sankt Polten Stadt Sankt Pölten Stadt23.51,926Sankt Poelten Sankt Pölten49,001
Waidhofen an der Ybbs Stadt Waidhofen an der Ybbs Stadt24.11,425--
Wiener Neustadt Stadt Wiener Neustadt Stadt25.41,701--

External sources of information on Lower Austria

Lower Austria on Wikipedia