Budapest the capital of Hungary and the principal industrial , commercial and transportation center of the country has over 1.7 million inhabitants , which is less than the peak , reached the mid - 1980s when it was 2.1 million . City of Budapest makes a special " Region " (aka . The capital city ) on the county divisions of Hungary, and from all the surrounding Pest county .
Budapest occupies both banks of the Danube by connecting Buda and Óbuda on the right bank with Pest on the left ( east) bank .
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