Cologne is one of the five governmental districts of the German Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia. It is located in the south-west of that state and covers the hills of the Eifel as well as the Bergisches Land.
Map of North Rhine-Westphalia highlighting the Regierungsbezirk of Cologne
|• Total||7,364.71 km2 (2,843.53 sq mi)|
(31 December 2017)
|• Density||600/km2 (1,600/sq mi)|