Bistriţa-Năsăud County

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Bistriţa-Năsăud
County (Judeţ)

Coat of arms
Coordinates: 47°10′40″N 24°30′28″E / 47.1777°N 24.5077°E / 47.1777; 24.5077Coordinates: 47°10′40″N 24°30′28″E / 47.1777°N 24.5077°E / 47.1777; 24.5077
Country  Romania
Development region1 Nord-Vest
Historic region Transylvania
Capital city (Resedinţă de judeţ) Bistriţa
Government
 • Type County Board
 • President of the County Board Gheorghe MArinescu
 • Prefect2 Ioan Szilagyi
Area
 • Total 5,355 km2 (2,068 sq mi)
Population (2002)
 • Total 311,657
 • Density 58/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal Code 42wxyz3
Area code(s) +40 x634
Car Plates BN5

Bistriţa-Năsăud (IPA: ['bis.tri.ʦa nə.'sə.ud]; Hungarian: Beszterce-Naszód) is a county (judeţ) of Romania, in Transylvania. The capital of Bistriţa-Năsăud County is Bistriţa.

Geography[change | edit source]

Bistriţa-Năsăud County has an area of 5,355 km². The main river that flows through Bistriţa-Năsăud County is the Someşul Mare River.

Divisions[change | edit source]

Bistriţa-Năsăud County has 1 municipality, 3 towns and 56 communes.

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