• SPÖ: 11
  • ÖVP: 4

Rohrbach -Steinberg is a municipality with 1416 inhabitants (as of 1 January 2013 ) west of Graz in Styria. From 1 January 2015 it has joined forces framework of the Styrian municipality structural reform with the communities Attendorf and Hitzendorf, the new community will be named " Hitzendorf " to continue.

  • 2.1 Population development
  • 3.1 municipal
  • 3.2 Mayor
  • 3.3 Coat of Arms
  • 3.4 Sport
  • 4.1 traffic


Geographical Location

Rohrbach -Steinberg, located about 12 km west of the provincial capital of Graz in the district of Graz-Umgebung in Western Styria.

Community structure

The municipality comprises the two villages (in brackets population as of 31 October 2011):

  • Rohrbach (830)
  • Steinberg ( 602)

The municipality comprises the cadastral Rohrbach and Steinberg.

Neighboring communities


In a charter of the monastery clean Rohrbach is first mentioned in 1284. The village of Aich at the mouth of the clean stream in the Liebochbach was known as early as 1135 on the occasion of the foundation of the monastery clean.

The local church as an autonomous body created in 1850. After the annexation of Austria in 1938, the community came to Reichsgau Styria, 1945-1955, she was part of the British zone of occupation in Austria.

Population Development


Parish council


Mayor since 2003 Heribert Uhl ( SPÖ). Deputy Mayor is Brigitte de Vries ( SPÖ).

Coat of arms

The award of the municipality coat of arms was made with effect from 1 June 1989. Coat Description: In blue two oblique right bar of five golden roses, top right an oblique right golden Ger


The end of 2012 is with the HFC Rohrbach -Steinberg in Rohrbach -Steinberg is a football club emerged, which enables young people to play football in the amateur field.

Economy and infrastructure


Rohrbach -Steinberg is off the main roads. The south motorway (A2 ) is about 14 km away and over the junction moss Churches ( 200) to reach. In the same way you get into about 9 km to the packer Straße (B 70) towards Klagenfurt. The City of Graz can be reached via state roads.

In Rohrbach -Steinberg there is no train station. Graz Main Train Station is about 11 km away.

Distance from Graz Airport is about 25 km.