Central Bohemian Region

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Central Bohemia Region

Středočeský kraj
Cityscape of Kutná Hora with St James church
Cityscape of Kutná Hora with St James church
Flag of Central Bohemia Region
Flag
Coat of arms of Central Bohemia Region
Coat of arms
Location of Central Bohemia Region
Country Czech Republic
CapitalPrague
Area
 • Total11,014.97 km2 (4,252.90 sq mi)
Highest elevation
865 m (2,838 ft)
Population
 (2019-01-01[1])
 • Total1,369,332
 • Density120/km2 (320/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
ISO 3166-2CZ-ST
Websitewww.kr-stredocesky.cz

The Central Bohemian Region is a region of the Czech Republic.[2] It covers 14% of the country, with the highest population of any region of the Czech Republic.[2] The capital city for the region is Prague.

Important rivers in the region are Elbe, Vltava, Berounka, Jizera and Sázava. Křivoklátsko Protected Landscape Area is in Central Bohemia.

Administrative divisions[change | change source]

The Central Bohemian Region is divided into 12 districts:

Central Bohemia districts.png
Districts of the Central Bohemian Region
  Benešov
  Beroun
  Kladno
  Kolín
  Kutná Hora
  Mělník
  Mladá Boleslav
  Nymburk
  Praha-Východ (Prague-East)
  Praha-Západ (Prague-West)
  Příbram
  Rakovník

References[change | change source]

  1. "Population of territorial units of the Czech republic". Czech Statistical Office. Retrieved 2019-04-30.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "CENTRAL BOHEMIA REGION". czech.cz. Retrieved August 16, 2019.

Coordinates: 50°0′N 14°32′E / 50.000°N 14.533°E / 50.000; 14.533