On this page users will find all relevant information about the Austrian federal state Lower Austria. The map shows the political regions of the province. These then lead to the districts and municipalities of the province Lower Austria. Below the map there is a slider to switch to the geographical organisation of the federal state. On the geographical map users can find the landscapes of the federal state Lower Austria. Below the map of the federal state Lower Austria there is detailed information about the federal state. This information includes a general description of the state, key figures, and the area usage of the state. In addition, users can also access the map of the state's companies and institutions by clicking on the company buttons. In addition to this further information on the federal state Lower Austria and the presentation of the companies on the map, users can also explore detailed statistics and other interactive maps on topics such as land prices, population development and unemployment in the federal state Lower Austria in the subject area.
Lower Austria is the largest province of the Republic of Austria in terms of area. Lower Austria borders Upper Austria in the west, Styria in the south and Burgenland in the southeast. The province of Vienna is also surrounded by Lower Austria. The neighbouring countries are the Czech Republic in the north and Slovakia in the east. The provincial capital of Lower Austria has been St. Pölten since 1986. The federal state is divided regionally into the Weinviertel in the northwest, the Waldviertel in the northeast, the Industrieviertel in the southeast and the Mostviertel in the southwest. In the field of spatial planning, which divides Lower Austria into five main regions, there is also Lower Austria-Mitte. The province consists of 573 municipalities and is rich in cultural centres such as the Melk Abbey.