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Central Bohemia Region
Středočeský kraj
Region
Cityscape of Kutná Hora with St James church
Cityscape of Kutná Hora with St James church
Flag of Central Bohemia Region
Flag
Coat of arms of Central Bohemia Region
Coat of arms
Location of Central Bohemia Region
Country  Czech Republic
Area
 • Total 11,014.97 km2 (4,252.90 sq mi)
Highest elevation 865 m (2,838 ft)
Population (2019-01-01)
 • Total 1,369,332
 • Density 124.31555/km2 (321.97578/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
ISO 3166-2 CZ-ST
Website www.kr-stredocesky.cz

The Central Bohemian Region is a region of the Czech Republic. It covers 14% of the country, with the highest population of any region of the Czech Republic. The capital city for the region is Prague.

Important rivers in the region are Elbe, Vltava, Berounka, Jizera and Sázava. Křivoklátsko Protected Landscape Area is in Central Bohemia.

Administrative divisions

The Central Bohemian Region is divided into 12 districts:

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Districts of the Central Bohemian Region
   Benešov
   Beroun
   Kladno
   Kolín
   Kutná Hora
   Mělník
   Mladá Boleslav
   Nymburk
   Praha-Východ (Prague-East)
   Praha-Západ (Prague-West)
   Příbram
   Rakovník


Coordinates: 50°0′N 14°32′E / 50°N 14.533°E / 50; 14.533

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