Konstanz (district)

district in Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Konstanz (or Constance) is a Landkreis (district) in the south of Baden-Württemberg on the German-Swiss border.

Konstanz
Country Germany
StateBaden-Württemberg
Adm. regionFreiburg
CapitalKonstanz
Area
 • Total817.95 km2 (315.81 sq mi)
Population
 (31 December 2015)[1]
 • Total280,288
 • Density340/km2 (890/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Vehicle registrationKN and BÜS
Websitehttp://www.landkreis-konstanz.de

It is along the shores of Lake Constance. The world heritage island Reichenau with its old monastery as well as the flower island Mainau are part of the district.

Cities and TownsEdit

 
Towns and municipalities in Landkreis Konstanz
Cities Towns
  1. Aach (2296)
  2. Engen (10.796)
  3. Konstanz (84.760)
  4. Radolfzell (Bodensee) (31.203)
  5. Singen (47.723)
  6. Stockach (17.114)
  7. Tengen (4584)
  1. Allensbach (7087)
  2. Bodman-Ludwigshafen (4655)
  3. Büsingen am Hochrhein (1491)
  4. Eigeltingen (3843)
  5. Gaienhofen (3480)
  6. Gailingen am Hochrhein (2852)
  7. Gottmadingen (10.656)
  8. Hilzingen (8754)
  9. Hohenfels (2038)
  10. Moos (3243)
  11. Mühlhausen-Ehingen (3873)
  12. Mühlingen (2482)
  13. Öhningen (3671)
  14. Orsingen-Nenzingen (3519)
  15. Reichenau (5307)
  16. Rielasingen-Worblingen (11.946)
  17. Steißlingen (4838)
  18. Volkertshausen (3114)
Administrative districts
  1. Engen
  2. Gottmadingen
  3. Höri
  4. Konstanz
  5. Singen
  6. Stockach

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Gemeinden in Deutschland nach Fläche, Bevölkerung und Postleitzahl am 30.09.2016". Statistisches Bundesamt (in German). 2016.

Coordinates: 47°49′N 8°53′E / 47.817°N 8.883°E / 47.817; 8.883