Vâlcea County

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Vâlcea
County

Coat of arms
Coordinates: 45°02′27″N 24°03′35″E / 45.0409°N 24.0598°E / 45.0409; 24.0598Coordinates: 45°02′27″N 24°03′35″E / 45.0409°N 24.0598°E / 45.0409; 24.0598
Country Romania
Development region Sud-Vest
Historic region Wallachia
Capital Râmnicu Vâlcea
Area
 • Total 5,765 km2 (2,226 sq mi)
Population (2004)
 • Total 416,908
 • Density 72.317/km2 (187.300/sq mi)
Telephone code (+40) 250 or (+40) 350[1]
ISO 3166 code RO-VL


Vâlcea (also spelt Vîlcea; IPA: ['vɨl.ʧea]) is a county (judeţ) of Romania. It can be found in the historical regions of Oltenia and Muntenia (both regions are split apart by the Olt River). The capital of Vâlcea County is Râmnicu Vâlcea.

Geography[change | edit source]

Vâlcea County has an area of 5,765 km².

Divisions[change | edit source]

Vâlcea County has 2 municipalities, 9 towns and 78 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.