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Hegyhát (Hungarian: Hegyháti járás) is a district in northern part of Baranya County. The district is located in the Southern Transdanubia Statistical Region.

Hegyhát District

Hegyháti járás
Official logo of Hegyhát District
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Hegyhát District within Hungary and Baranya County.
Hegyhát District within Hungary and Baranya County.
Country Hungary
District seatSásd
 • Total360.72 km2 (139.27 sq mi)
Area rank6th in Baranya
 (2011 census)
 • Total12,744
 • Rank8th in Baranya
 • Density35/km2 (90/sq mi)



Hegyhát District borders with Dombóvár District and Tamási District (Tolna County) to the north, Bonyhád District (Tolna County) to the east, Komló District to the southeast, Pécs District and Szentlőric District to the south, Szigetvár District to the southwest, Kaposvár District (Somogy County) to the northwest. The number of the inhabited places in Hegyhát District is 25.


The district has 2 towns and 23 villages. (ordered by population, as of 1 January 2012)[1]

The bolded municipalities are cities.

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