Schönau an der Triesting

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Schönau an der Triesting
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Schönau an der Triesting (Austria)
Schönau an der Triesting
Basic data
Country: Austria
State : Lower Austria
Political District : to bathe
License plate : BN
Surface: 8.12 km²
Coordinates : 47 ° 56 '  N , 16 ° 15'  E Coordinates: 47 ° 56 '6 "  N , 16 ° 15' 10"  E
Height : 250  m above sea level A.
Residents : 2,144 (January 1, 2020)
Population density : 264 inhabitants per km²
Postcodes : 2525, 2544, 2602
Area code : 02256
Community code : 3 06 31
Address of the
municipal administration:
Liechtensteinstrasse 3
2525 Schönau an der Triesting
Mayoress : Brigitte Lasinger ( SPÖ )
Municipal Council : ( 2020 )
(21 members)
13 8th 
A total of 21 seats
Location of Schönau an der Triesting in the Baden district
Alland Altenmarkt an der Triesting Bad Vöslau Baden Berndorf Blumau-Neurißhof Ebreichsdorf Enzesfeld-Lindabrunn Furth an der Triesting Günselsdorf Heiligenkreuz Hernstein Hirtenberg Klausen-Leopoldsdorf Kottingbrunn Leobersdorf Mitterndorf an der Fischa Oberwaltersdorf Pfaffstätten Pottendorf Pottenstein Reisenberg Schönau an der Triesting Seibersdorf Sooß Tattendorf Teesdorf Traiskirchen Trumau Weissenbach an der Triesting NiederösterreichLocation of the municipality of Schönau an der Triesting in the Baden district (clickable map)
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Source: Municipal data from Statistics Austria


Schönau an der Triesting is a municipality with 2144 inhabitants (as of January 1, 2020) in the Baden district in Lower Austria .


Schönau an der Triesting is located in the industrial district in Lower Austria. The area of ​​the municipality covers 8.03 square kilometers. 9.75 percent of the area is forested.

Community structure

The municipality includes the following three localities (population in brackets as of January 1, 2020):

  • Dornau (18)
  • Schönau an der Triesting (1471)
  • Seven Houses (655)

The community consists of the cadastral communities Dornau and Schönau an der Triesting.

Neighboring communities

Kottingbrunn Gunselsdorf
Leobersdorf Neighboring communities Blumau-Neurißhof
Sollenau Pottendorf


Temple of the Night (19th Century)

In ancient times the area was part of the province of Pannonia .

Population development

census Residents
2011 2.134
2001 1,769
1991 1,502
1981 1,289
1971 1,233

Source: Population development of Schönau an der Triesting. (PDF) Statistics Austria


Brigitte Lasinger is the mayor of the community, and Sylvia Eisenbach is the head of the district.

With a total of 21 seats, there is the following distribution of mandates in the municipal council:

  • SPÖ 13
  • ÖVP 8

Town twinning


  • Schönau Castle
  • Temple of the Night
  • Baroque parish church of St. Andreas
  • Local museum
  • Ostrich villa
  • Schönau pond

Economy and Infrastructure

In 2001 there were 52 non-agricultural workplaces; according to the 1999 survey, there were 25 agricultural and forestry holdings. According to the 2001 census, 871 people were employed at the place of residence. The employment rate in 2001 was 50.19 percent. On average in 2003 there were 23 unemployed people in the area.


Sons and daughters of the church

Eternals in the community


  • Hieronymus LormFeuilleton. Schönau. In:  Neue Freie Presse , Morgenblatt, No. 2336/1871, February 26, 1871, p. 1 f. (Online at ANNO ). Template: ANNO / Maintenance / nfp.
  • Josef Hauer (among others): The community of Schönau an der Triesting and its districts in the past and present . 1st edition. Municipality of Schönau an der Triesting, Schönau an der Triesting 1979, OBV . (Supplemented, revised second edition: Alois Schabes: -. Schönau an der Triesting 1991, OBV ).
  • Otto Wolkerstorfer: Waltz bliss and everyday life. Baden in the 2nd half of the 19th century , Grasl, Baden 1999, ISBN 3-85098-243-2 .
  • John A. Rice: The Temple of Night at Schönau, architecture, music, and theater in a late eighteenth-century Viennese garden . (English). Memoirs of the American Philosophical Society, Volume 258, ZDB -ID 420196-6 . American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia (PA) 2006, ISBN 978-0-87169-258-0 . - Table of contents (PDF; 21 kB).

Web links

Commons : Schönau an der Triesting  - collection of images, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. Statistics Austria: Population on January 1st, 2020 by locality (area status on January 1st, 2020) , ( CSV )
  2. Results of the municipal council election 2020 in Schönau an der Triesting. Office of the Lower Austrian State Government, January 26, 2020, accessed on February 6, 2020 .


  1. Built in 1864 for the industrialist Paul Pacher von Theinburg , owned by Johann Strauss (son) from July 1, 1880 to 1893/94 , who mainly used it during the summer months (Hauer, Schönau , p. 67). The operettas One Night in Venice , The Gypsy Baron , parts of the opera Ritter Pasmann and dance compositions, etc. a. Roses from the south , kiss waltzes , were created in the villa (Wolkerstorfer, Walzerseligkeit , p. 340 f.).
  2. ↑ Remnants of the swamps, in which the Ottoman troops suffered a devastating blow in 1532 . - In: Josef Heßler:  Am Schönauer Teich. In:  Badener Zeitung , No. 89/1919 (XL. Year), November 5, 1919, p. 1 below. (Online at ANNO ). Template: ANNO / Maintenance / bzt.
    Already in the early 19th century the body of water provided significant income (obtained in Vienna) from the sale of carp and pike fished every three years. - In: Mully:  Description of the Kottingbrunn estate and its surroundings. (...) 2) The famous Schönau. In:  Der Wanderer , No. 361/1822, December 27, 1822, p. 1 (unpaginated), center left. (Online at ANNO ). Template: ANNO / maintenance / wan.
  3. Treetops above the center of the picture and on the right edge of the picture: Rabenwald ; Immediately in front of it, the embankment of the Wiener Neustädter Canal crosses .