Neamţ County

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Neamţ
County

Coat of arms
Coordinates: 46°59′29″N 26°27′10″E / 46.9913°N 26.4529°E / 46.9913; 26.4529Coordinates: 46°59′29″N 26°27′10″E / 46.9913°N 26.4529°E / 46.9913; 26.4529
Country Romania
Development region Nord-Est
Historic region Moldavia and few villages in Transylvania
Capital Piatra Neamţ
Area
 • Total 5,896 km2 (2,276 sq mi)
Population (2002)
 • Total 557,000
 • Density 94.47/km2 (244.68/sq mi)
Telephone code (+40) 233 or (+40) 333[1]
ISO 3166 code RO-NT


Neamţ (IPA: [neamʦ]) is a county (judeţ) of Romania, in the historic region of Moldavia, with the county seat at Piatra Neamţ.

Demographics[change | change source]

In 2002, it had a population of 557,000 and a population density of 99/km².

  • Romanians - 98.66%[2]
  • Hungarians - 0.05%
  • Rromas - 1.08
  • Lipovans - 0.07%, and others
Year County population[3]
1948 357,348
1956 419,949
1966 470,206
1977 532,096
1992 578,420
2002 554,516

References[change | change source]

  1. The number used depends on the numbering system employed by the phone companies on the market.
  2. National Institute of Statistics, "Populaţia după etnie"
  3. National Institute of Statistics, "Populaţia la recensămintele din anii 1948, 1956, 1966, 1977, 1992 şi 2002"

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