Teplice District

Teplice District (Czech: Okres Teplice) is one of seven districts (okres) located within the Ústí nad Labem Region in the Czech Republic. Its administrative center is the city of Teplice. The Teplice District takes up only about a twelfth of the Ústí nad Labem Region but its central part in a basin between Ore Mountains and hills of the České středohoří is heavily urbanised and densely populated.

Teplice District

Okres Teplice
Kostomlaty pod Milešovkou
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
RegionÚstí nad Labem
CapitalTeplice
Area
 • Total469.27 km2 (181.19 sq mi)
Population
 (2019-01-01[1])
 • Total128,610
 • Density270/km2 (710/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Municipalities34
* Cities and towns9
* Market towns1
* Villages24

Complete list of municipalitiesEdit

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

Notable cities and townsEdit

TepliceEdit

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 Czech First League.

DuchcovEdit

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.

OsekEdit

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

BílinaEdit

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

DubíEdit

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

GalleryEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Population of municipalities of the Czech republic". Czech Statistical Office. Retrieved 2019-04-30.

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