Urban districts of Germany


Urban districts of Germany

This is a list of urban districts in Germany. Germany is divided into 429 districts (not to be confused with the larger Regierungsbezirk); these consist of 313 rural districts ("Landkreise", see List of German rural districts) and 116 urban districts ("Kreisfreie Städte" / "Stadtkreise") – cities which constitute a district in their own right.A similar concept is the "Statutarstadt" in Austria. The concept is comparable to the independent city in the English-speaking world.

Baden-Württemberg

Brandenburg
*Brandenburg
*Cottbus
*Frankfurt (Oder)
*Potsdam

Bremen
*Bremen
*Bremerhaven

Hamburg
*Hamburg

Hesse
*Darmstadt
*Frankfurt am Main
*Kassel
*Offenbach am Main
*Wiesbaden

Lower Saxony

Rhineland-Palatinate

ee also

*Districts of Germany
*List of German rural districts


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