Sankt Sebastian (municipality of Mariazell)

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Sankt Sebastian (Former municipality)
localities Grünau and Sankt Sebastian
Historic coat of arms of Saint Sebastian
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Cadastral parish of St. Sebastian
Sankt Sebastian (municipality of Mariazell) (Austria)
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Basic data
Pole. District , state Bruck-Mürzzuschlag  (BM), Styria
Judicial district Bruck an der Mur
Coordinates 47 ° 46 '52 "  N , 15 ° 18' 40"  E Coordinates: 47 ° 46 '52 "  N , 15 ° 18' 40"  E
height 851  m above sea level A.
Residents of the village 1015 (January 1, 2014)
Building status 353 (2001 f1)
Area  d. KG 47.32 km²
Post Code 8630 Mariazell
prefix + 43/3882 (Mariazell)
Statistical identification
Community code 62142
Locality code 14436, 14437
Cadastral parish number 60404
Counting district / district St. Sebastian (62142 008)
Source: STAT : index of places ; BEV : GEONAM ; GIS-Stmk
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Sankt Sebastian is a former municipality with 1015 inhabitants (as of January 1, 2014) in the judicial district of Bruck an der Mur and in the political district of Bruck-Mürzzuschlag in Styria . On January 1, 2015, it was incorporated into the municipality of Mariazell together with the municipalities of Gußwerk and Halltal as part of the municipal structural reform in Styria .


Sankt Sebastian is the northernmost town in Styria and is located north of the pilgrimage site of Mariazell at an altitude of 800 m ( Erlaufsee ) to 1635 m ( Zellerhut ). The place houses most of the infrastructure facilities of the Mariazellerland , u. a. also the southern end point of the Mariazellerbahn .

The former municipality of Sankt Sebastian consisted of the only cadastral municipality of St. Sebastian or two localities :


The last mayor was Manfred Seebacher ( SPÖ ).

Regional policy

The place is part of the Leader region Mariazellerland – Mürz Valley and a member of the Agenda 21 and tourism region Mariazeller Land , whose Styrian communities also form the Regionext-Kleinregion of the name.

Culture and sights


Honorary citizen
Related to St. Sebastian


  • Franz Jäger: St. Sebastian in Mariazeller Land. Tradition and history of the northernmost Styrian community. St. Sebastian 2008

Web links

Commons : Sankt Sebastian, Steiermark  - Collection of images, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. Announcement of the Styrian state government of October 10, 2013 on the unification of the municipality of Mariazell and the municipalities of Gußwerk, Halltal and Sankt Sebastian, all political districts of Bruck-Mürzzuschlag. Styrian Provincial Law Gazette of November 15, 2013. No. 121, 32nd issue. ZDB ID 705127-x . P. 631.