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Graz
Rathaus (Toun Haw) at dusk
Rathaus (Toun Haw) at dusk
Coat o airms o Graz
Coat o airms
KintraAustrick
StateInvalid state: "Styria"
DestrictStatutory ceety
Govrenment
 • MayorSiegfried Nagl (ÖVP)
Area
 • Total127.56 km2 (49.25 sq mi)
Elevation
353 m (1,158 ft)
Population
 (1 Januar 2016)[1]
 • Tot280,200
 • Density2,200/km2 (5,700/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal codes
A-801x, A-802x, A-803x, A-804x, A-805x
Area codes+43 316
Vehicle registrationG
Wabsteidwww.graz.at
Ceety o Graz - Historic Centre and Schloss Eggenberg
UNESCO Warld Heritage Steid
The Grazer Schloßberg Clock Touer
CriteriaCultural: ii, iv
Reference931bis
Inscription1999 (23rd Session)
Extensions2010

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).

International relations[eedit | eedit soorce]

Twin towns and sister cities[eedit | eedit soorce]

Graz is twinned with:[3]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Statistik Austria - Bevölkerung zu Jahresbeginn 2002-2016 nach Gemeinden (Gebietsstand 1.1.2016) for Graz.
  2. "PD-icon.svg 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