Veszprém County

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This article is about the current county. For the historical county, see Veszprém County (former).
Veszprém County
Skyline of Veszprém County
Flag of Veszprém County
Flag
Coat of arms of Veszprém County
Coat of arms
Location of Veszprém County
Country Hungary
Region Central Transdanubia
County seat Veszprém
Area
 • Total 4,463.65 km2 (1,723.42 sq mi)
Population (2011 census)
 • Total 351,898
 • Density 79/km2 (200/sq mi)
Website www.vpmegye.hu

Veszprém is the name of an administrative county (megye) in Hungary. Veszprém is also the name of the capital city of Veszprém county.

Veszprém county[edit]

Veszprém county lies in western Hungary. It covers the Bakony hills and the northern shore of Lake Balaton. It shares borders with the Hungarian counties Vas, Győr-Moson-Sopron, Komárom-Esztergom, Fejér, Somogy and Zala. The capital of Veszprém county is Veszprém. The river Marcal runs along part of its western border. Its area is 4613 km².

Veszprém County on an old map

Regional structure[edit]

City with county rights[edit]

Aerial photography: Veszprém - Hungary

Towns[edit]

(ordered by population, according to the 2001 census)

Towns and villages[edit]

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 47°10′N 17°45′E / 47.167°N 17.750°E / 47.167; 17.750