Keszthely District

Keszthely (Hungarian: Keszthelyi járás) is a district in eastern part of Zala County. Keszthely is also the name of the town where the district seat is found. The district is located in the Western Transdanubia Statistical Region.

Keszthely District

Keszthelyi járás
Official logo of Keszthely District
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Keszthely District within Hungary and Zala County.
Keszthely District within Hungary and Zala County.
Country Hungary
District seatKeszthely
 • Total535.93 km2 (206.92 sq mi)
Area rank4th in Zala
 (2011 census)
 • Total49,421
 • Rank3rd in Zala
 • Density92/km2 (240/sq mi)


Keszthely District borders with Zalaszentgrót District and Sümeg District (Veszprém County) to the north, Tapolca District (Veszprém County) to the east, Marcali District (Somogy County) and Nagykanizsa District to the south, Zalaegerszeg District to the west. The number of the inhabited places in Keszthely District is 30.


The district has 2 towns, 2 large villages and 26 villages. (ordered by population, as of 1 January 2013)[1]

The bolded municipalities are cities, italics municipalities are large villages.

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "A KSH 2013. évi helységnévkönyve". Retrieved 2017-10-27.

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