Upper Austria belongs to the watershed of the Danube, which flows through it from west to east, and receives here on the right the Inn with the Salzach, the Traun, the Enns with the Steyr and on its left the Great and Little MÃ¼hl rivers.
For administrative purposes, Upper Austria is divided into two autonomous municipalities, Linz (58,778) the capital, and Steyr (17,592) and 12 districts.
STEYR, or Steier, a town in Upper Austria, 28 m.
It is situated at the confluence of the Steyr with the Enns, and on an eminence rises the castle of the princes of Lamberg, dating from the 10th century.
Steyr is the chief centre of the steel and iron industry of Upper Austria.
Steyr was founded at the end of the Toth century and was the capital of a countship, first belonging to Styria, but annexed to Austria in 1192.