Ries (Graz)


Ries is the 10th district of the
Austria Austria (, ; german: Österreich ), officially the Republic of Austria (german: Republik Österreich, links=no, ), is a landlocked A landlocked country is a country that does not have territory connected to an ocean or whose coastli ...

n city of
Graz Graz ( , ; sl, Gradec) is the capital city of the Austria Austria, officially the Republic of Austria, is a landlocked country in the southern part of Central Europe, located on the Eastern Alps. It is composed of nine States of A ...

. It is named after a hill range in it. Ries borders the districts of
Mariatrost Mariatrost is the 11th district of the Austrian city of Graz. It has a population of 9,082 and an area of . The Mariatrost Basilica, a famous pilgrimage site, is situated within the district, as is the Graz Tramway Museum. References
and Geidorf to the west, and St. Leonhard and Waltendorf to the south. It has a population of 5,623 (in 2011) and covers an area of . The postal codes of Ries are 8010, 8044 and 8047. The
Roman Catholic Roman or Romans most often refers to: *Rome , established_title = Founded , established_date = 753 BC , founder = King Romulus Romulus was the legendary founder and first king of Rome , established_title = ...

Roman Catholic
Bruder-Klaus church, finished in 1987, is situated within the district.


External links

Political profile
at Graz.at (in German) {{Styria-geo-stub