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Landshut – DE221

EU regions: Germany > Bavaria > Lower Bavaria > Landshut

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Gross domestic product
GDP per capita in PPS of EU average2021171

More on wikipedia wikidata Q3974 on OpenStreetMap Landshut slovensky: DE221


number of inhabitants202375 457
population density20221125.8
old-age dependency ratio202330.7
demographic pyramid DE221 Landshut

From Wikipedia: Landshut (Austro-Bavarian: Landshuad) is a town in Bavaria in the south-east of Germany. Situated on the banks of the River Isar, Landshut is the capital of Lower Bavaria, one of the seven administrative regions of the Free State of Bavaria. It is also the seat of the surrounding district, and has a population of more than 70,000. Landshut is the largest city in Lower Bavaria, followed by Passau and Straubing, and Eastern Bavaria's second biggest city.

Owing to its characteristic coat of arms, the town is also often called „City of the three Helmets" (German: Dreihelmenstadt). Furthermore, the town is popularly known for the Landshuter Hochzeit (Landshut Wedding), a full-tilt medieval festival.

Due to its proximity and easy access to Munich and the Franz Josef Strauss International Airport, Landshut became a powerful and future-oriented investment area. The town is one of the richest industrialized towns in Bavaria and has East Bavaria's lowest unemployment rate.



Landshut lies in the centre of Lower Bavaria, and is part of the Alpine foothills. The River Isar runs through the city centre.

Other: Lower Bavaria, Rottal-Inn, Straubing-Bogen, Dingolfing-Landau, Landshut, Regen, Landshut, Deggendorf, Kelheim, Passau, Freyung-Grafenau, Passau, Straubing

Neighbours: Landshut

Suggested citation: Michal Páleník: Europe and its regions in numbers - Landshut – DE221, IZ Bratislava, retrieved from: https://www.iz.sk/​PDE221, ISBN: 978-80-970204-9-1, DOI:10.5281/zenodo.10200164