Ferschnitz, Lower Austria, market town in the district of Amstetten, alt. 276 m, pop. 1,406, area 15.55 km2, situated in the Ybbs valley east of Amstetten. - Small and medium-sized enterprises. Parish church, large Renaissance construction (1575) with late Gothic sections, Renaissance statues and altar painting by M. J. Schmidt (1770); Gothic subsidiary church in Innerochsenbach, hall construction dating from the second half of the 15th century with late Gothic and early Baroque interior.