Graz (German pronunciation: [ˈɡʁaːt͡s]; Slovene: Gradec), umwhile kent as Gratz,[3] is the seicond-lairgest ceety in Austrick efter Vienna an the caipital o the federal state o Styrie (Steiermark).

Graz
Castle hill (Schlossberg) wi the clock touer (Uhrturm), as seen frae toun haw
Castle hill (Schlossberg) wi the clock touer (Uhrturm), as seen frae toun haw
Coat o airms o Graz
Coat o airms
Graz is locatit in Styrie
Graz
Graz
Location within Austrick
Graz is locatit in Austria
Graz
Graz
Graz (Austria)
Coordinates: 47°4′N 15°26′E / 47.067°N 15.433°E / 47.067; 15.433Coordinates: 47°4′N 15°26′E / 47.067°N 15.433°E / 47.067; 15.433
KintraAustrick
StateStyrie
Govrenment
 • MayorSiegfried Nagl (ÖVP)
Area
 • Total127.57 km2 (49.26 sq mi)
Elevation
353 m (1,158 ft)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
 • Tot289,440
 • Density2,300/km2 (5,900/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Grazer
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
A-801x, A-802x, A-803x, A-804x, A-805x
Aurie code+43 316
Vehicle registrationG
Wabsteidwww.graz.at
Offeecial nameCeety o Graz – Historic Centre an Schloss Eggenberg
CriteriaCultural: ii, iv
Reference931
Inscription1999 (23rd Session)
Extensions2000

International relationsEedit

Twin towns and sister citiesEedit

Graz is twinned wi:[4]

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Dauersiedlungsraum der Gemeinden Politischen Bezirke und Bundesländer - Gebietsstand 1.1.2018". Retrieved 10 Mairch 2019.
  2. http://www1.graz.at/Statistik/Bev%C3%B6lkerung/aktuelles_quartal.pdf.
  3. "  Baynes, T.S., ed. (1875–1889). "article name needed". Encyclopædia Britannica (9th ed.). New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. Text "Gratz" ignored (help)" in the Encyclopædia Britannica, 9th ed., Vol. XI. 1880.
  4. 4.00 4.01 4.02 4.03 4.04 4.05 4.06 4.07 4.08 4.09 4.10 4.11 4.12 "Twin Towns - Graz Online - English Version". www.graz.at. Retrieved 5 January 2010.
  5. "Coventry - Twin towns and cities". Coventry City Council. Archived frae the oreeginal on 14 April 2013. Retrieved 6 August 2013.
  6. Griffin, Mary (2 August 2011). "Coventry's twin towns". Coventry Telegraph. Retrieved 6 August 2013.
  7. "Städtepartnerschaften und Internationales". Büro für Städtepartnerschaften und internationale Beziehungen (in German). Retrieved 26 July 2013.
  8. "Groningen - Partner Cities". 2008 Gemeente Groningen, Kreupelstraat 1,9712 HW Groningen. Retrieved 8 December 2008.
  9. "Medmestno in mednarodno sodelovanje". Mestna občina Ljubljana (Ljubljana City) (in Slovenian). Retrieved 27 July 2013.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  10. "Međunarodna suradnja Grada Pule". Grad Pula (in Croatian an Italian). Archived frae the oreeginal on 5 May 2012. Retrieved 28 July 2013.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  11. "Stadt Graz: Sister Cities". Retrieved 1 December 2008.
  12. (in Norse)Trondheims offisielle nettsted - Vennskapsbyer