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Regen (district)

Regen
District
Country  Germany
State Bavaria
Adm. region Niederbayern
Capital Regen
Area
 • Total 975 km2 (376 sq mi)
Population (31 December 2013)[1]
 • Total 76,257
 • Density 78/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Vehicle registration REG
Website landkreis-regen.de

Regen is a district in Bavaria, Germany. It is bounded by (from the south and clockwise) the districts of Freyung-Grafenau, Deggendorf, Straubing-Bogen and Cham, and by the Czech Republic (Plzeň Region).

History

The district was established in 1972 by merging the former districts of Regen and Viechtach.

Geography

The district is entirely located in the Bavarian Forest. It is named after the [[Regen

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