Oberdorf in Burgenland
Oberdorf in Burgenland
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|Political District :||Oberwart|
|License plate :||OW|
|Residents :||1.002 (January 1, 2020)|
|Postal code :||7501|
|Area code :||03352|
|Community code :||1 09 15|
|Address of the
Untere Hauptstrasse 9
7501 Oberdorf in Burgenland
|Mayor :||Wolfgang Brunner ( ÖVP )|
Municipal Council : ( 2017 )
|Location of Oberdorf in Burgenland in the Oberwart district|
|Source: Municipal data from Statistics Austria|
The community is located in southern Burgenland. Oberdorf im Burgenland is the only place in the municipality, Oberdorf (without addition) the only cadastral municipality .
|German place name||Hungarian place name||Croatian place name|
|Oberdorf in Burgenland||Őrállás||-|
Like all of Burgenland, the place belonged to Hungary (German-West Hungary) until 1920/21 . Since 1898 had due to the Magyarization of the government in Budapest of Hungarian name be used. After the end of the First World War, after tough negotiations, German-West Hungary was awarded to Austria in the Treaties of St. Germain and Trianon in 1919. The place has belonged to the newly founded federal state of Burgenland since 1921 (see also the history of Burgenland ).
Culture and sights
The council comprises a total of 15 members based on the number of eligible voters.
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Wolfgang Brunner (ÖVP) has been the mayor since the election on October 1, 2017, succeeding Josef Lorenz (ÖVP), who has headed the municipality since 2007. Brunner received 57.82% of the vote in the first ballot. His two competitors were Kurt Halper (SPÖ) and Josef Engelmayer (LOB), who achieved 36.85% and 5.33% respectively. Halper was elected deputy mayor at the constituent meeting of the municipal council on October 20, 2017.
- Josef Kirschner (1931–2016), television presenter, author and journalist
- Province of Burgenland: election results Oberdorf im Burgenland 2017 (accessed on January 12, 2018)
- Province of Burgenland: election results Oberdorf im Burgenland 2012 (accessed on January 12, 2018)
- Province of Burgenland: election results Oberdorf im Burgenland 2007 (accessed on January 12, 2018)
- Province of Burgenland: election results Oberdorf im Burgenland 2002 (accessed on January 12, 2018)
- SPÖ Oberdorf im Burgenland: The team in the municipal council (accessed on January 12, 2018)