Mureş County

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Mureş
County

Coat of arms
Coordinates: 46°36′24″N 24°38′25″E / 46.6067°N 24.6403°E / 46.6067; 24.6403Coordinates: 46°36′24″N 24°38′25″E / 46.6067°N 24.6403°E / 46.6067; 24.6403
Country Romania
Development region Centru
Historic region Transylvania
Capital Târgu Mureş
Area
 • Total 6,714 km2 (2,592 sq mi)
Population (2002)
 • Total 580,851
 • Density 86.513/km2 (224.069/sq mi)
Telephone code (+40) 265 or (+40) 365[1]
ISO 3166 code RO-MS


Mureş (IPA: ['mu.reʃ], Hungarian: Maros) is a county (judeţ) of Romania, in the historical region of Transylvania. The capital of Mureş County is Târgu Mureş.

Geography[change | edit source]

Mureş County has an area of 6,714 km².

Population[change | edit source]

In 2002, about 582,000 people lived in Mureş County.

Divisions[change | edit source]

Mureş County has 4 municipalities, 7 towns and 91 communes.

Municipalities[change | edit source]

Towns[change | edit source]

Communes[change | edit source]

References[change | edit source]

  1. The number used depends on the numbering system employed by the phone companies on the market.

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