Category:Districts of Germany
part of the geopolitical division of Germany
|Subclass of||NUTS 3 statistical territorial entity,|
political territorial entity,
third-level administrative country subdivision
There are 439 districts (Kreise) as administrative units of the sixteen German states. These urban or rural districts (Stadtkreise, Landkreise or Kreise - depending on the state) are at an intermediate level of administration between the German states or city-states (Länder) and the local / municipal levels (Gemeinden). Not to be confused with the larger "government districts" (Regierungsbezirk) which may group districts within some states.
This category has the following 9 subcategories, out of 9 total.
- Maps of districts of Germany (17 C, 61 F)
- Former districts of Germany (19 C)
- Districts of cities in Germany (1635 C)