Saarland, Germany

Saarland is one of 16 primary administrative regions in Germany with a population of approximately 990,509 people.

Facts and figures on Saarland at a glance

Region name: Saarland (Saarland)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 990,509 people
Country: Germany
Continent: Europe

The regional headquarters of Saarland (Saarland) is located in the regional capital Saarbruecken (Saarbrücken) with a population of 179,349 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Saarland's regional capital Saarbruecken to Germany's capital Berlin (Berlin) is approximately 580 km (361 mi).

Facts and figures about Saarland
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Saarland Saarland990,509 peopleSaarbruecken Saarbrücken179,349 people

Compare with other regions in Germany.

Map of Saarland

Map of Saarland

Information on Saarland

Information on Saarland
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Saarland SaarlandSaarbruecken Saarbrücken6GermanyEurope

Time in Saarland

Time in Saarland
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Thu, 13 Jun 2024 - 3:46am (03:46h)In effect (+1 hour)Thu, 13 Jun 2024 - 2:46am (02:46h)GMT UTC +2.0Europe/Berlin

Geographic coordinates of Saarland

Latitude & Longitude of Saarland
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map49°24'17.0"N (49.4047200°)6°57'39.0"E (6.9608300°)

Subregions in Saarland

There are 6 administrative subregions in Saarland.
Subregions in Saarland
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Landkreis Merzig-Wadern Landkreis Merzig-Wadern1.103,426Merzig Merzig31,118
Landkreis Neunkirchen Landkreis Neunkirchen2.130,847Neunkirchen Neunkirchen49,843
Landkreis Saarlouis Landkreis Saarlouis3.193,661Saarlouis Saarlouis38,333
Landkreis Sankt Wendel Landkreis Sankt Wendel4.86,170Sankt Wendel Sankt Wendel26,904
Regionalverband Saarbruecken Regionalverband Saarbrücken5.327,284Saarbruecken Saarbrücken179,349
Saarpfalz-Kreis Saarpfalz-Kreis6.140,960Homburg Homburg44,607

External sources of information on Saarland

Saarland on Wikipedia