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Hochtaunuskreis
Flag of Hochtaunuskreis
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Coat of arms of Hochtaunuskreis
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Country  Germany
State Hesse
Adm. region Darmstadt
Capital Bad Homburg vor der Höhe
Area
 • Total 482.06 km2 (186.12 sq mi)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total 226,538
 • Density 469.937/km2 (1,217.132/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Vehicle registration HG
Website http://www.hochtaunuskreis.de

The Hochtaunuskreis is a Kreis (district) in the middle of Hesse, Germany. It is part of the Frankfurt/Rhine-Main Metropolitan Region.

The Taunus mountains cover the district.

Towns and municipalities

Municipalities in HG
Towns and municipalities in Hochtaunuskreis
Towns Municipalities
  1. Bad Homburg vor der Höhe
  2. Friedrichsdorf
  3. Königstein im Taunus
  4. Kronberg im Taunus
  5. Neu-Anspach
  6. Oberursel (Taunus)
  7. Steinbach (Taunus)
  8. Usingen
  1. Glashütten
  2. Grävenwiesbach
  3. Schmitten
  4. Wehrheim
  5. Weilrod
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