Burgenland

Burgenland (German pronunciation: [ˈbʊʁɡn̩lant] (listen); Hungarian: Őrvidék; Croatian: Gradišće; Austro-Bavarian: Burgnland; Slovene: Gradiščanska) is the easternmost and least populous state of Austria. It consists of two statutory cities and seven rural districts, with a total of 171 municipalities. It is 166 km (103 mi) long from north to south but much narrower from west to east (5 km (3.1 mi) wide at Sieggraben). The region is part of the Centrope Project.

Burgenland
Anthem: Mein Heimatvolk, mein Heimatland
Country Austria
CapitalEisenstadt
Government
  GovernorHans Peter Doskozil (SPÖ)
Area
  Total3,961.80 km2 (1,529.66 sq mi)
Population
 (2020)
  Total294,466
  Density74/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
ISO 3166 codeAT-1
HDI (2017)0.869[1]
very high · 9th
NUTS RegionAT1
Votes in Bundesrat3 (of 62)
Websitewww.burgenland.at