Karlsruhe (region)

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Not to be confused with Karlsruhe (district).
Karlsruhe
Regierungsbezirk
Map of Baden-Württemberg highlighting the  Regierungsbezirk of Karlsruhe
Map of Baden-Württemberg highlighting the Regierungsbezirk of Karlsruhe
Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Region seat Karlsruhe
Area
 • Total 6,919.17 km2 (2,671.51 sq mi)
Population (31 December 2012)[1]
 • Total 2,686,573
 • Density 390/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Website www.rp-karlsruhe.de

Karlsruhe is one of the four administrative regions (Regierungsbezirk) of Baden-Württemberg, Germany, located in the north-west of the state. It is subdivided into the three regional associations (Regionalverband): Mittlerer Oberrhein (Middle Upper Rhine), Rhein-Neckar (Rhine-Neckar) and Nordschwarzwald (Northern Black Forest).

Kreise
(districts)
Kreisfreie Städte
(district-free cities)
  1. Calw
  2. Enz
  3. Freudenstadt
  4. Karlsruhe
  5. Neckar-Odenwald
  6. Rastatt
  7. Rhein-Neckar-Kreis
  1. Baden-Baden
  2. Heidelberg
  3. Karlsruhe
  4. Mannheim
  5. Pforzheim

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Coordinates: 49°00′N 8°30′E / 49.0°N 8.5°E / 49.0; 8.5