Lambach

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Coordinates: 48°05′40″N 13°52′39″E / 48.09444°N 13.87750°E / 48.09444; 13.87750

Lambach
Lambach - Klosterplatz.JPG
Coat of arms of Lambach
Coat of arms
Country Austria
State Upper Austria
District Wels-Land
Government
 • Mayor Klaus Hubmayer (ÖVP)
Area
 • Total 4 km2 (2 sq mi)
Elevation 367 m (1,204 ft)
Population (14 June 2016)[1]
 • Total 3,378
 • Density 840/km2 (2,200/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 4650
Area code 07245
Vehicle registration WL
Website www.lambach.ooe.gv.at

Lambach is a market town in the Wels-Land district of Upper Austria, Austria. It is on the Ager and Traun Rivers. It had about 3,242 peopleas of 2001. A major stop on the salt trade, it is the site of the Lambach Abbey, built around 1056.

Between 1897 and 1898 lived Adolf Hitler there and attented the school.




  1. Statistik Austria - Bevölkerung zu Jahresbeginn 2002-2016 nach Gemeinden, Erstellt am 14.06.2016 (Last accessed 13.12.2016) for Lambach.