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Graz (German pronunciation: [ˈɡʁaːt͡s]; Slovenie: Gradec), umwhile kent as Gratz,[2] is the seicond-lairgest city in Austrick efter Vienna an the caipital o the federal state o Styrie (Steiermark).

Graz
Rathaus (Toun Haw) at dusk
Rathaus (Toun Haw) at dusk
Coat o airms o Graz
Coat o airms
Kintra Austrick
State Invalid state: "Styria"
Destrict Statutory ceety
Govrenment
 • Mayor Siegfried Nagl (ÖVP)
Aurie
 • Total 127.56 km2 (49.25 sq mi)
Elevation 353 m (1,158 ft)
Population (1 Januar 2016)[1]
 • Tot 280,200
 • Density 2,200/km2 (5,700/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal codes A-801x, A-802x, A-803x, A-804x, A-805x
Area codes +43 316
Vehicle registration G
Wabsteid www.graz.at
Graz
Graz
The Grazer Schloßberg Clock Touer
UNESCO Warld Heritage Steid
Offeecial name Ceety o Graz - Historic Centre and Schloss Eggenberg
Location Steiermark, Duchy of Styria, Austrick Edit this at Wikidata
Coordinates 47°04′N 15°26′E / 47.07°N 15.43°E / 47.07; 15.43
Aurie 127.58, 127.57 km2 (1.3733×109, 1.3732×109 sq ft)
Criteria Cultural: ii, iv
Reference 931bis
Inscription 1999 (23rd Session)
Extensions 2010
Wabsteid www.graz.at

International relationsEedit

Twin towns and sister citiesEedit

Graz is twinned with:[3]

ReferencesEedit

  1. Statistik Austria - Bevölkerung zu Jahresbeginn 2002-2016 nach Gemeinden (Gebietsstand 1.1.2016) for Graz.
  2. "  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.
  3. 3.00 3.01 3.02 3.03 3.04 3.05 3.06 3.07 3.08 3.09 3.10 3.11 3.12 "Twin Towns - Graz Online - English Version". www.graz.at. Retrieved 5 January 2010. 
  4. "Coventry - Twin towns and cities". Coventry City Council. Archived frae the oreeginal on 14 April 2013. Retrieved 6 August 2013. 
  5. Griffin, Mary (2 August 2011). "Coventry's twin towns". Coventry Telegraph. Retrieved 6 August 2013. 
  6. "Städtepartnerschaften und Internationales". Büro für Städtepartnerschaften und internationale Beziehungen (in German). Retrieved 26 July 2013. 
  7. "Groningen - Partner Cities". 2008 Gemeente Groningen, Kreupelstraat 1,9712 HW Groningen. Retrieved 8 December 2008. 
  8. "Medmestno in mednarodno sodelovanje". Mestna občina Ljubljana (Ljubljana City) (in Slovenian). Retrieved 27 July 2013. 
  9. "Međunarodna suradnja Grada Pule". Grad Pula (in Croatian and Italian). Archived frae the oreeginal on 5 May 2012. Retrieved 28 July 2013. 
  10. "Stadt Graz: Sister Cities". Retrieved 1 December 2008. 
  11. (in Norse)Trondheims offisielle nettsted - Vennskapsbyer