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Maiersch (village)
cadastral community Maiersch
Maiersch (Austria)
Red pog.svg
Basic data
Pole. District , state Horn  (HO), Lower Austria
Judicial district horn
Pole. local community Gars am Kamp
Coordinates 48 ° 34 '36 "  N , 15 ° 41' 21"  E Coordinates: 48 ° 34 '36 "  N , 15 ° 41' 21"  Ef1
height 264  m above sea level A.
Residents of the village 125 (January 1, 2020)
Area  d. KG 7.54 km²dep1
Post Code 3571f1
prefix + 43/02982f1
Statistical identification
Locality code 03943
Cadastral parish number 10035
Counting district / district Maiersch (31106 004)
Village green with village stream and local chapel of Maiersch
Source: STAT : index of places ; BEV : GEONAM ; NÖGIS

Maiersch is a place and a cadastral municipality of the market town of Gars am Kamp in the Horn district in Lower Austria .


The place is on the southeastern edge of the Horner Basin 5 km southeast of Gars am Kamp . The altitude in the center of the village is 264 meters. The area of ​​the cadastral community covers 7.54 km². The population is 120 (as of 2001).

Post Code

Several postcodes are used in the market town of Gars am Kamp . Maiersch has the postcode number 3571.

Population development

Number of inhabitants
(source: Ortlexikon Niederösterreich)
year 1822 1846 1869 1951 1961 1971 1991 2001
Residents 47 216 200 200 163 144 130 121


In 1938 the previously independent municipality was attached to the municipality of Gars , and in 1945 it became independent again. In 1971 it became part of the market town of Gars am Kamp as part of the amalgamation of the municipalities .

Culture and sights

Economy and Infrastructure


The place is not connected to public transport . The closest ÖBB train stations are Gars-Thunau and Plank am Kamp. Since 1995, the Garser Bus, an initiative of the Gars Innovativ business association, has been going to all other districts and other places in the area on Tuesdays and Fridays to help people who do not own a car and do not have access to public transport, shopping and errands in Gars to enable am Kamp.


  • Julius Kiennast: Chronicle of the market Gars in Lower Austria. Horn 1920, pp. 141-142.
  • Bettina Weißkopf: 900 years of Maiersch. On the history of a cadastral community in the market town of Gars am Kamp. In: Das Waldviertel 51st vol., H. 4 (2002), pp. 397-404.
  • Bettina Weisskopf: The 1st steam dairy in Lower Austria in Maiersch, market town of Gars am Kamp. In: Das Waldviertel, Vol. 50, No. 1 (2001), pp. 44–47.

Web links

Individual evidence

  1. Historisches Ortlexikon Niederösterreich ( Memento of the original dated November 5, 2010 in the Internet Archive ) Info: The archive link was inserted automatically and has not yet been checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice. (PDF; 1.2 MB), part 2, p. 41. @1@ 2Template: Webachiv / IABot /
  2. ^ Michael Rademacher: German administrative history from the unification of the empire in 1871 to the reunification in 1990. Horn district. (Online material for the dissertation, Osnabrück 2006).
  3. Article on the Garser bus in the magazine "Raum und Ord" of the Lower Austrian state government (PDF; 14 kB)