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Limburg-Weilburg - DE723

EU regions: Germany > Hesse > Giessen Government Region > Limburg-Weilburg

map of Limburg-Weilburg DE723
flag of Limburg-Weilburg DE723 coat of arms Limburg-Weilburg DE723
GDP per capita in PPS of EU average201992
number of inhabitants2021172 291
population density2019233.1
old-age dependency ratio202134.4

* more on wikidata Q7906 * on OpenStreetMap * Limburg-Weilburg slovensky: DE723

Composition of population according to age group, education and economic activity, Limburg-Weilburg

age grouplow educationmiddle educationhigh education

note: in thousands, according to labour force sample survey. P – total population, E – employed, U – unemployed, I – number of ecnomically inactive

demographic pyramid DE723 Limburg-Weilburg

From wikipedia:

Limburg-Weilburg is a Kreis (district) in the west of Hesse, Germany. Neighboring districts are Lahn-Dill, Hochtaunuskreis, Rheingau-Taunus, Rhein-Lahn, Westerwaldkreis.


  • 1867 the Oberlahnkreis, capital Weilburg was created
  • 1886 the district Limburg an der Lahn, capital Limburg created.
  • 1974 both districts were merged due to the district reorganization in Hesse.


The district is located between the two mountain areas Westerwald and Taunus. The main river is the Lahn, a tributary of the Rhine.

other: Giessen Government Region, Limburg-Weilburg, Lahn-Dill-Kreis, Gießen, Marburg-Biedenkopf, Vogelsbergkreis

neighbours: Westerwaldkreis, Rhein-Lahn-Kreis, Lahn-Dill-Kreis, Hochtaunuskreis, Rheingau-Taunus-Kreis

Suggested citation: Michal Páleník: EU regions - Limburg-Weilburg - DE723, IZ Bratislava, retrieved from: https://www.iz.sk/en/projects/eu-regions/DE723


Current statistics

December 2022: number of unemployed at the labour offices: 178143, of which 73275 are long term unemployed, unemployment rate 6.6 % (2.7 % long term unemployment)

Highest unemployment: Rimavská Sobota 20.8 % (13.0 %), Revúca 20.1 % (12.3 %), Kežmarok 18.0 % (8.9 %)

Lowest unemployment:: Bratislava V 2.6 %, Trenčín 2.8 %, Ilava 2.8 %, Bratislava I 3.0 %, Nitra 3.1 %