Eschen
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Eschen
Eschen
Escha
Municipality
Eschen Parish Church
Flag of Eschen
Coat of arms of Eschen
Eschen and its exclaves in Liechtenstein
Eschen and its exclaves in Liechtenstein
Coordinates: 47°13?N 9°31?E / 47.217°N 9.517°E / 47.217; 9.517Coordinates: 47°13?N 9°31?E / 47.217°N 9.517°E / 47.217; 9.517
Country Liechtenstein
Electoral districtUnterland
VillagesNendeln
Area
 o Total10.3 km2 (4.0 sq mi)
Elevation
453 m (1,486 ft)
Population
(31-12-2019)[1]
 o Total4,466 Increase
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
CEST
Postal code
9492
Area code(s)7007
ISO 3166 codeLI-02
Websitewww.eschen.li

Eschen (High Alemannic: Escha) is a municipality in the north of Liechtenstein. It has a population of 4,466, and covers an area of 10.3 square kilometres (4.0 square miles). It is the fourth-largest town in Liechtenstein by population.

Geography

The municipality includes the village of Nendeln, which has a train station on the Feldkirch-Buchs line.

Politics

The community leader is Quaderer Tino (FBP), the regional council consists of eleven seats.[2]

Economy

The headquarters of Novodent and ThyssenKrupp Presta are located in Eschen.[3]

Sport

USV Eschen/Mauren is the municipality's football club.

Notable people

  • Gerard Batliner (1928 in Eschen - 2008 in Eschen) an attorney-at-law and was Head of Government (Regierungschef) of Liechtenstein 1962-1970
  • Marlies Amann-Marxer (born 1952) a politician from Liechtenstein, former Minister of Infrastructure, Environment and Sport until 2017; lives with family in Eschen
  • Mauro Pedrazzini (born 1965) a politician from Liechtenstein, current Minister of Social Affairs; he is doctor of physics, lives in Eschen
  • David von Eschen (born ) software engineer, from Eschen
  • John Latenser Sr. (1858-1936) Native of Nendeln. Architect involved in several large public projects in Omaha, Nebraska of the US.

References

  1. ^ https://www.llv.li/files/as/bevolkerungsstatistik-30-juni-2017.pdf
  2. ^ "Gemeinderat Eschen-Nendeln". www.eschen.li. Retrieved .
  3. ^ "thyssenkrupp Presta: thyssenkrupp Presta AG, Eschen (Liechtenstein)". karriere.thyssenkrupp-presta.com. Retrieved .

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