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About Budapest

Budapest is the capital and most populous city of Hungary. It is the ninth-largest city in the European Union by population within city limits and the largest city on the Danube river; the city has an estimated population of 1,752,286 over a land area of about 525 km2. Budapest, which is both a city and county, forms the centre of the Budapest metropolitan area, which has an area of 7626 km2 and a population of 3,303,786. It is a primate city, constituting 33% of the population of Hungary.

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