Arad County

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Arad
County (Judet)

Coat of arms
Coordinates: 46°21′35″N 46°21′35″E / 46.35972°N 46.35972°E / 46.35972; 46.35972Coordinates: 46°21′35″N 46°21′35″E / 46.35972°N 46.35972°E / 46.35972; 46.35972
Country  Romania
Development region1 Vest
Historic region Transylvania
Capital city (Resedinta de judet) Arad
Government
 • Type County Board
 • President of the County Board Iosif Matula
 • Prefect2 Gavril Popescu
Area
 • Total 7,754 km2 (2,994 sq mi)
Population (2002)
 • Total 461,791
 • Density 60/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal Code 31wxyz3
Area code(s) +40 x574
Car Plates AR5

Arad (IPA: [a.'rad]; Hungarian: Arad, Serbian: Arad/Арад) is a county (judeţ) of Romania, in Crişana. The capital of Arad County is Arad. About 185,272 people live in Arad County.

Geography[change | change source]

Arad County has an area of 7,754 km².

The Mureş River and the Crişul Alb River both flow through Arad County.

Divisions[change | change source]

Arad County has one municipality, 9 towns and 68 communes.

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