Teplice District

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Teplice District
Okres Teplice
District
City Hall in Teplice
City Hall in Teplice
District location in the Ústí nad Labem Region within the Czech Republic
District location in the Ústí nad Labem Region within the Czech Republic
Municipalities of Teplice District
Municipalities of Teplice District
Country  Czech Republic
Region Ústí nad Labem Region
Capital Teplice
Area
 • Total 469.27 km2 (181.19 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Total 134,163
 • Density 285.9/km2 (740/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

The Teplice District (Czech: Okres Teplice) is a district in the Czech Republic and is part of the Ústí nad Labem Region along with the districts of Most, Louny, Chomutov, Litoměřice, Děčín and Ústí nad Labem. The Teplice District takes up only about a twelfth of the Ústí nad Labem Region but is central part in a bain between Ore Mountains and hills of the České středohoří is heavily urbanised and densely populated. The total area size of the district is 469.27 square kilometres and the district has a population of 134,163 (population density 285 people per square kilometre). The administrative centre of the district is the city of Teplice.

Notable cities and towns[edit]

Teplice[edit]

Main article: Teplice

The largest city in the district with a population of about 55,000. It is also the administrative center of the district. Teplice is the second largest spa town in the Czech Republic, Teplice is also known for FK Teplice, the local football team playing the first Czech Division.

Duchcov[edit]

Main article: Duchcov
See also: Castle of Dux

Duchcov is a small town to the south of Teplice. A historical landmark of Duchcov is the Castle of Dux, where Giovanni Casanova spent his final years.

Osek[edit]

Similar in size to Duchcov. The Gothic monastery in Osek has appeared on Czech stamps.

Bílina[edit]

Main article: Bílina

Bílina is one of the largest towns besides Teplice. The Bílina River flows through the town.

Dubí[edit]

Main article: Dubí

Dubí is located just north of Teplice, close to the German borders.

Complete list of municipalities[edit]

This is a complete list of officially registered municipalities located in the Teplice district. Many are villages with populations barely exceeding a hundred, some are slightly larger, for example Krupka or Hrob.

Bílina - Bořislav - Bystřany - Bžany - Dubí - Duchcov - Háj u Duchcova - Hostomice - Hrob - Hrobčice - Jeníkov - Kladruby - Košťany - Kostomlaty pod Milešovkou - Krupka - Lahošť - Ledvice - Lukov - Měrunice - Mikulov - Modlany - Moldava - Novosedlice - Ohníč - Osek - Proboštov - Rtyně nad Bílinou - Srbice - Světec - Teplice - Újezdeček - Zabrušany - Žalany - Žim

Gallery[edit]

Coordinates: 50°38′24″N 13°49′28″E / 50.64000°N 13.82444°E / 50.64000; 13.82444