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The Bezirk Feldkirch is an administrative district (Bezirk
Bezirk
Bezirk means "district" in German and can refer to:* The primary Subdivisions of East Germany from 1952* The districts of Austria* Some of the Districts of Switzerland...

) in Vorarlberg
Vorarlberg
Vorarlberg is the westernmost federal-state of Austria. Although it is the second smallest in terms of area and population , it borders three countries: Germany , Switzerland and Liechtenstein...

, Austria
Austria
Austria , officially the Republic of Austria , is a landlocked country of roughly 8.4 million people in Central Europe. It is bordered by the Czech Republic and Germany to the north, Slovakia and Hungary to the east, Slovenia and Italy to the south, and Switzerland and Liechtenstein to the...

.

Area of the district is 278.26 km², population is 98,717 (2007), and population density 350 persons per km². Administrative center of the district is Feldkirch
Feldkirch, Vorarlberg
- Schools :* Bundesgymnasium und Bundesrealgymnasium Feldkirch * Bundeshandelsakademie und Bundeshandelsschule Feldkirch* Bundesoberstufenrealgymnasium und Bundesrealgymnasium Schillerstrasse...

.

Administrative divisions


The district is divided into 24 municipalities
Municipality
A municipality is essentially an urban administrative division having corporate status and usually powers of self-government. It can also be used to mean the governing body of a municipality. A municipality is a general-purpose administrative subdivision, as opposed to a special-purpose district...

, one of them is a town
Town
A town is a human settlement larger than a village but smaller than a city. The size a settlement must be in order to be called a "town" varies considerably in different parts of the world, so that, for example, many American "small towns" seem to British people to be no more than villages, while...

, and three of them are market town
Market town
Market town or market right is a legal term, originating in the medieval period, for a European settlement that has the right to host markets, distinguishing it from a village and city...

s.

Municipalities

  1. Altach
    Altach
    Altach is a municipality in Feldkirch district, Vorarlberg state, Austria. It has a population of 6,512.- Geography :Altach lies in the westernmost Austrian state of Vorarlberg at 412 m above sea level. Its total area is 5.36 km²...

     (6,103)
  2. Düns
    Düns
    Düns is a municipality in the district of Feldkirch, Vorarlberg, Austria.-References:...

     (393)
  3. Dünserberg
    Dünserberg
    Dünserberg is a municipality in the district of Feldkirch, Vorarlberg, Austria. At Dünserberg, there is a 89 metres tall broadcasting tower for FM and TV built of concrete.-References:...

     (142)
  4. Fraxern
    Fraxern
    Fraxern is a small municipality in the district of Feldkirch in Vorarlberg, Austria....

     (652)
  5. Göfis
    Göfis
    Göfis is a municipality in the district of Feldkirch, Vorarlberg, Austria.-References:...

     (2,981)
  6. Klaus
    Klaus, Vorarlberg
    Klaus is a municipality in the district of Feldkirch, Vorarlberg, Austria.-References:...

     (3,021)
  7. Koblach
    Koblach
    Koblach is a municipality in the district of Feldkirch, Vorarlberg, Austria.-References:...

     (4,030)
  8. Laterns
    Laterns
    Laterns is a small municipality in the district of Feldkirch in Vorarlberg, Austria....

     (731)
  9. Mäder
    Mäder
    Mäder is a municipality in the district of Feldkirch, Vorarlberg, Austria.-References:...

     (3,318)
  10. Meiningen
    Meiningen, Austria
    Meiningen is a municipality in the district of Feldkirch, Vorarlberg, Austria.-References:...

     (1,891)
  11. Röns
    Röns
    Röns is a municipality in the district of Feldkirch, Vorarlberg, Austria.-References:...

     (295)
  12. Röthis
    Röthis
    Röthis is a municipality in the district of Feldkirch, Vorarlberg, Austria.-References:...

     (1,919)
  13. Satteins
    Satteins
    Satteins is a small town in Vorarlberg, Austria. It has 2,645 inhabitants.-References:...

     (2,516)
  14. Schlins
    Schlins
    Schlins is a municipality in the district of Feldkirch, Vorarlberg, Austria.-References:...

     (2,234)
  15. Schnifis
    Schnifis
    Schnifis is a municipality in the district of Feldkirch, Vorarlberg, Austria.-References:...

     (729)
  16. Sulz
    Sulz, Vorarlberg
    Sulz is a municipality in the district of Feldkirch, Vorarlberg, Austria.-References:...

     (2,309)
  17. Übersaxen
    Übersaxen
    Übersaxen is a municipality in the district of Feldkirch, Vorarlberg, Austria....

     (596)
  18. Viktorsberg
    Viktorsberg
    Viktorsberg is a small municipality in the district of Feldkirch in Vorarlberg, Austria....

     (388)
  19. Weiler
    Weiler, Austria
    Weiler is a municipality in the district of Feldkirch, Vorarlberg, Austria.-References:...

     (1,874)
  20. Zwischenwasser
    Zwischenwasser
    Zwischenwasser is a municipality in the district of Feldkirch in Vorarlberg, Austria.Zwischenwasser has 3 villages, Muntlix the biggest part of Zwischenwasser, Batschuns and Dafins...

    (3,153)


(population numbers as of January 1, 2006)