Upper Palatinate Government Region

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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 2021)[1]
 • Total1,116,741
 • Density120/km2 (300/sq mi)
Websiteregierung.oberpfalz.bayern.de

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

Landkreise
(Rural districts)
Kreisfreie Städte
(Urban districts)

References[change | change source]

  1. "Tabelle 12411-003r Fortschreibung des Bevölkerungsstandes: Gemeinden, Stichtag" (in German). Bayerisches Landesamt für Statistik. June 2022.