Krems an der Donau

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    krems is located in austria
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    location of krems in austria
    coordinates: 48°25′n 15°37′e / 48°25′n 15°37′e / 48.417; 15.617
    countryaustria austria
    statelower austria
    districtstatutory city (austria)
    town rights1305
    government
     • mayorreinhard resch (spÖ)
     • first vice-mayoreva hollerer (spÖ)
     • second vice-mayorerwin krammer (Övp)
    area
    [1]
     • city51.66 km2 (19.95 sq mi)
    elevation
    203 m (666 ft)
    population
     (2018-01-01)[2]
     • city24,610
     • density465/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
     • urban
    c. 50,000
    time zoneutc+1 (cet)
     • summer (dst)utc+2 (cest)
    postal code
    3500, 3506 (krems-süd)
    area code02732, 02739 (krems-süd)
    www.krems.at

    krems an der donau (german pronunciation: [ˈkʁɛms ʔan deːɐ̯ ˈdoːnaʊ̯]; czech: kremže) is a town of 23,992 inhabitants[when?] in austria, in the federal state of lower austria. it is the fifth-largest city of lower austria and is approximately 70 kilometres (43 miles) west of vienna. krems is a city with its own statute (or statutarstadt), and therefore it is both a municipality and a district.

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Krems
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Coat of arms of Krems
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Krems is located in Austria
Krems
Krems
Location of Krems in Austria
Coordinates: 48°25′N 15°37′E / 48°25′N 15°37′E / 48.417; 15.617
CountryAustria Austria
StateLower Austria
DistrictStatutory city (Austria)
Town rights1305
Government
 • MayorReinhard Resch (SPÖ)
 • First Vice-MayorEva Hollerer (SPÖ)
 • Second Vice-MayorErwin Krammer (ÖVP)
Area
 • City51.66 km2 (19.95 sq mi)
Elevation
203 m (666 ft)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[2]
 • City24,610
 • Density465/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
 • Urban
c. 50,000
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
3500, 3506 (Krems-Süd)
Area code02732, 02739 (Krems-Süd)
www.krems.at

Krems an der Donau (German pronunciation: [ˈkʁɛms ʔan deːɐ̯ ˈdoːnaʊ̯]; Czech: Kremže) is a town of 23,992 inhabitants[when?] in Austria, in the federal state of Lower Austria. It is the fifth-largest city of Lower Austria and is approximately 70 kilometres (43 miles) west of Vienna. Krems is a city with its own statute (or Statutarstadt), and therefore it is both a municipality and a district.