Bacău County

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Bacău
County (Judeţ)

Coat of arms
Coordinates: 46°25′12″N 26°46′48″E / 46.42°N 26.78°E / 46.42; 26.78Coordinates: 46°25′12″N 26°46′48″E / 46.42°N 26.78°E / 46.42; 26.78
Country  Romania
Development region1 Nord-Est
Historic region mostly Moldavia, few villages in Transylvania
Capital city (Resedinţă de judeţ) Bacău
Government
 • Type County Board
 • President of the County Board Dragoş Benea (Social Democratic Party)
Area
 • Total 6,606 km2 (2,551 sq mi)
Population (2002)
 • Total 706,623
 • Density 113/km2 (290/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal Code 60wxyz3
Area code(s) +40 x344
Car Plates BC5

Bacău (IPA: [ba.'kəu]) is a county (judeţ) of Romania, in Moldavia. The capital of Bacău County is Bacău, with a population of about 130,000 people.

Geography[change | edit source]

Bacău County has an area of 6,621 km².

Divisions[change | edit source]

Bacău County has 3 municipalities, 5 towns and 80 communes.

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Towns[change | edit source]

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