Upper Palatinate Government Region

administrative region of Bavaria, Germany

The Upper Palatinate (German: Oberpfalz, pronounced [ˈoːbɐˌp͡falt͡s] (audio speaker iconlisten), Bavarian: Obapfoiz, Owerpfolz) is one of the seven government regions in Bavaria, Germany.

Upper Palatinate
Oberpfalz
Flag of Upper Palatinate
Coat of arms of Upper Palatinate
Map of Bavaria highlighting Upper Palatinate
Map of Bavaria highlighting Upper Palatinate
Coordinates: 49°18′N 12°12′E / 49.3°N 12.2°E / 49.3; 12.2Coordinates: 49°18′N 12°12′E / 49.3°N 12.2°E / 49.3; 12.2
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Region seatRegensburg
Area
 • Total9,692.23 km2 (3,742.19 sq mi)
Population
 (31 December 2020)[1]
 • Total1,112,267
 • Density110/km2 (300/sq mi)
Websiteregierung.oberpfalz.bayern.de
Landkreise
(Rural districts)
Kreisfreie Städte
(Urban districts)

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Tabellenblatt "Daten 2", Statistischer Bericht A1200C 202041 Einwohnerzahlen der Gemeinden, Kreise und Regierungsbezirke". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik (in German). June 2021.