Reith im Alpbachtal

Reith im Alpbachtal is a municipality in the Kufstein district in the state of Tyrol located in the Alpbachtal valley, 28.55 km southwest of Kufstein, 17 km west of Wörgl, and 8 km east of Jenbach at the southern side of the Inn River.

Reith im Alpbachtal

Coat of arms
Location within Kufstein district
Reith im Alpbachtal
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°25′00″N 11°52′42″E
CountryAustria
StateTyrol
DistrictKufstein
Government
  MayorJohann Thaler
Area
  Total27.41 km2 (10.58 sq mi)
Elevation
637 m (2,090 ft)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
  Total2,722
  Density99/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
6235
Area code05337
Vehicle registrationKU
Websitewww.reithimalpbachtal.tirol.gv.at

The village is a very old settlement which was mentioned for the first time in documents around 976. From the 15th to 19th century silver and copper were mined. The main sources of income nowadays are agriculture and tourism.

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