Würzburg is a city in the traditional region of Franconia in the north of the German state of Bavaria. At the next-down tier of local government it is the administrative seat of Lower Franconia. It spans the banks of the Main.
Würzburg is about 120 kilometres from Frankfurt am Main, to west and Nuremberg, to east. The city has around 130,000 residents.
The regional dialect is East Franconian.
The city is outside of the Landkreis Würzburg but has its administrative centre.