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This airticle is aboot the ceety in Austrick. For the state, see Salzburg (state). For other uses, see Salzburg (disambiguation).
Salzburg
Salzburg viewed frae the Festung Hohensalzburg
Salzburg viewed frae the Festung Hohensalzburg
Kintra Austrick
State Salzburg
Destrict Statutory ceety
Govrenment
 • Mayor Heinz Schaden (SPÖ)
Aurie
 • Total 65.678 km2 (25.358 sq mi)
Elevation 424 m (1,391 ft)
Population (1 Januar 2016)[1]
 • Tot 150,887
 • Density 2,300/km2 (6,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 5020
Area code 0662
Vehicle registration S
Wabsteid www.stadt-salzburg.at
Salzburg
Salzburg
Salzburgs old town.
UNESCO Warld Heritage Steid
Offeecial name Historic Centre o the Ceety o Salzburg
Location Q1781206, Salzburg, Austrick Edit this at Wikidata
Coordinates 47°48′00″N 13°02′00″E / 47.8°N 13.0333°E / 47.8; 13.0333
Aurie 66 km2 (710,000,000 sq ft)
Includes
  • Q1852160 Edit this on Wikidata
Criteria Cultural: ii, iv, vi
Reference 784
Inscription 1996 (20th Session)
Wabsteid www.stadt-salzburg.at

Salzburg (/ˈsɔːlzˌbɜːrɡ/, /ˈsɔːltsˌbɜːrɡ/, /ˈsɑːlzˌbɜːrɡ/, /ˈsæltsˌbɜːrɡ/,[2][3] /ˈzɑːltsˌbɜːrɡ/ or /ˈzæltsˌbɜːrɡ/; German pronunciation: [ˈzalt͡sbʊɐ̯k] ( listen); Bavarie: Såizburg; leeterally: "Salt Fortress") is the fowert-lairgest ceety in Austrick an the caipital o the federal state o Salzburg.

Salzburg's "Auld Toun" (Altstadt) haes internaitionally renouned baroque airchitectur an ane o the best-preservit ceety centres north o the Alps. It wis leetit as a UNESCO Warld Heritage Steid in 1997. Host tae three varsities an a lairge population o students, Salzburg is notit for its attractive settin an scenic Alpine backdrop.

Salzburg wis the birthplace o 18t-century componer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. In the mid‑20t century, the ceety wis the settin for pairts o the muisical play an film The Sound of Music film.

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