Thaur

Thaur is a municipality in the district of Innsbruck-Land in the Austrian state of Tyrol located 5 km east of Innsbruck between Rum, Austria and Hall in Tirol.

Thaur

Coat of arms
Thaur
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°17′42″N 11°28′19″E
CountryAustria
StateTyrol
DistrictInnsbruck Land
Government
  MayorKonrad Giner
Area
  Total21.07 km2 (8.14 sq mi)
Elevation
633 m (2,077 ft)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
  Total3,979
  Density190/km2 (490/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
6065
Area code05223
Vehicle registrationIL
Websitewww.thaur.tirol.gv.at

Settlement of the area probably began around 1000 BC but the location was mentioned as “Taurane” for the first time in 827. Thaur is very religious even nowadays.

Population

Historical population
YearPop.±%
18691,120    
18801,062−5.2%
18901,092+2.8%
19001,162+6.4%
19101,199+3.2%
19231,206+0.6%
19341,379+14.3%
19391,449+5.1%
19511,807+24.7%
19611,867+3.3%
19712,409+29.0%
19812,774+15.2%
19913,230+16.4%
20013,483+7.8%
20113,760+8.0%

References


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