Where is Austria?

Lyubov Shalabayeva
Lyubov Shalabayeva
January 9, 2013
Where is Austria?

If you are going to Austria or just interested in geography, then, for sure, you may be interested in the question - where is Austria? To answer it, you can open a geographic map and independently find this country or simply read our article.

So where is Austria? Remember that it is located in the southern part of Central Europe, and Vienna is the capital of this country. Graz, Linz, Salzburg, Innsbruck are also considered major cities.

In the homeland of Mozart and Beethoven live eight and a half million people. The area of ​​the country is small, and among other countries in the territory of Austria is on the 12th place in the world. The area, by the way, is 83,871 km². Among the neighbors of the Austrians are residents of such European countries as Germany, Italy, and Slovakia. Austria also borders Slovenia, Liechtenstein and Switzerland.

It should be noted that Austria is a mountainous country, where the average height above sea level reaches about 900 meters, and most of the territory is occupied by the famous Eastern Alps.