Rheingau-Taunus

district in Hesse, Germany

Rheingau-Taunus is a Kreis (district) in the west of Hesse, Germany.

Rheingau-Taunus
Flag of Rheingau-Taunus
Coat of arms of Rheingau-Taunus
CountryGermany
StateHesse
Adm. regionDarmstadt
CapitalBad Schwalbach
Area
 • Total811.11 km2 (313.17 sq mi)
Population
 (31 December 2016)[1]
 • Total185,668
 • Density230/km2 (590/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Vehicle registrationRÜD, SWA
Websitehttp://www.rheingau-taunus.de

The district covers the western part of the Taunus mountains. The Rhine river forms the district's border in the south.

Towns and municipalitiesEdit

 
Towns and municipalities in Rheingau-Taunus-Kreis

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Bevölkerung der hessischen Gemeinden". Hessisches Statistisches Landesamt (in German). January 2018.

Coordinates: 50°08′54″N 8°04′24″E / 50.148403°N 8.073267°E / 50.148403; 8.073267