States of Austria

principal subdivisions of Austria

The Republic of Austria (German: Republik Österreich) is a federal republic that is divided into nine states (German: Bundesländer):

States of Austria (in German). The unlabeled part south of Salzburg, and east of Kärnten is part of Tyrol, and called Osttirol. It was created after Südtirol was given to Italy, after the Frst World War.

Official flag State
German name Location Population
Area (km²) Density
Flag of Burgenland (state).svg Burgenland Burgenland Burgenland in Austria.svg 296,000 3,965 75 Eisenstadt
Flag of Carinthia (state).svg Carinthia Kärnten Kärnten in Austria.svg 562,000 9,537 59 Klagenfurt
Flag of Lower Austria (state).svg Lower Austria Niederösterreich Niederösterreich in Austria.svg 1,691,000 19,180 88 Sankt Pölten
Flag of Salzburg (state).svg Salzburg(erland) Salzburg Salzburg in Austria.svg 561,000 7,155 78 Salzburg
Flag of Styria (state).svg Styria Steiermark Steiermark in Austria.svg 1,247,000 16,399 76 Graz
Flag of Tirol (state).svg Tyrol Tirol Tirol in Austria.svg 760,000 12,648 60 Innsbruck
Flag of Upper Austria (state).svg Upper Austria Oberösterreich Oberösterreich in Austria.svg 1,496,000 11,983 125 Linz
Flag of Vienna (state).svg Vienna Wien Wien in Austria.svg 1,921,000 415 4,629 Vienna (Wien)
Flag of Vorarlberg (state).svg Vorarlberg Vorarlberg Vorarlberg in Austria.svg 399,000 2,602 153 Bregenz