Upper Palatinate Government Region

administrative regions of Bavaria, Germany

The Upper Palatinate (German: Oberpfalz, Bavarian: Obapfoiz, Owerpfolz) is one of the seven government regions in Bavaria, Germany.

Upper Palatinate

Oberpfalz
Flag of Upper Palatinate
Flag
Coat of arms of Upper Palatinate
Coat of arms
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 2016)[1]
 • Total1,098,378
 • Density110/km2 (290/sq mi)
Websiteregierung.oberpfalz.bayern.de
Landkreise
(Rural districts)
Kreisfreie Städte
(Urban districts)

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes". Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik und Datenverarbeitung (in German). January 2018.