Barcs District

Barcs (Hungarian: Barcsi járás) is a district in southern part of Somogy County. Barcs is also the name of the town where the district seat is found. The district is located in the Southern Transdanubia Statistical Region.

Barcs District
Barcsi járás
Official logo of Barcs District
Barcs District within Hungary and Somogy County.
Barcs District within Hungary and Somogy County.
Country Hungary
RegionSouthern Transdanubia
CountySomogy
District seatBarcs
Area
 • Total696.47 km2 (268.91 sq mi)
Area rank3rd in Somogy
Population
 (2011 census)
 • Total23,793
 • Rank6th in Somogy
 • Density34/km2 (90/sq mi)

GeographyEdit

Barcs District borders with Csurgó District, Nagyatád District and Kaposvár District to the north, Szigetvár District and Sellye District (Baranya County) to the east, the Croatian counties of Virovitica-Podravina and Koprivnica-Križevci to the southwest. The number of the inhabited places in Barcs District is 26.

MunicipalitiesEdit

The district has 1 town and 25 villages. (ordered by population, as of 1 January 2013)[1]

The bolded municipality is city.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "A KSH 2013. évi helységnévkönyve". ksh.hu. Retrieved 2017-12-26.

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 45°57′36″N 17°27′53″E / 45.960101837910294°N 17.464723765400716°E / 45.960101837910294; 17.464723765400716