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Administrative areas 1:250 000 - Stand 31.12.2018

The data stock comprises all administrative units of all hierarchical levels of public authority from the state to the municipalities with their administrative boundaries, statistical code numbers and the name of the administrative unit as well as the specific designation of the level of public authority of the respective federal state.

The geometry of the boundaries is directed to the DLM250 regarding to accuracy and resolution.

The areas are of the type "MultiPolygons" (also designated as "Multipart" , i.e. each area may consist of several single areas, e.g. master area with exclaves or islands, and each of these MultiPolygons corresponds to a data set in the attribute table).

For details, refer to documentation and metadata.
Interactive map with viewing service VG250
Terms of use
The geodata offered here are available via geodata services for download and for online use free of charge according to the Open Data Datenlizenz Deutschland – Namensnennung – Version 2.0.
Especially, each user has to place the source reference to all geodata, metadata and geodata services recognisably and optically linked. Alterations, processings, new designs or other adaptations have to be affixed with an indication of the alteration in the source reference.
Source reference and indication of alteration have to be formulated as follows. The source reference has to be linked with the URL "http://www.bkg.bund.de" for the representation at a website.
© GeoBasis-DE / BKG <year of last data download>
© GeoBasis-DE / BKG <year of last data download> (data changed)
  Content File format File size
Data record description PDF 1200 KB
.zip Currentness of data text file 1 KB
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  Georeferencing Content Data format File size
UTM32 Ebenen ArcInfo-SHAPE 74 MB
UTM32 Kompakt ArcInfo-SHAPE 43 MB
GK3 Ebenen ArcInfo-SHAPE 74 MB
GK3 Kompakt ArcInfo-SHAPE 43 MB
TM32 Ebenen ArcInfo-SHAPE 74 MB
TM32 Kompakt ArcInfo-SHAPE 43 MB
Older data sets and other spatial references please find in our Archiv.
type URL Capabilities
Web Map Service (WMS) http://sg.geodatenzentrum.de/wms_vg250 display
Web Feature Service (WFS) http://sg.geodatenzentrum.de/wfs_vg250 display
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Last revison:22.07.2019