Ploieşti

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Ploieşti
Coat of arms of Ploieşti
Coat of arms
Location of Ploieşti
Location of Ploieşti
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Country Romania
CountyPrahova County
StatusCounty seat
Government
 • MayorAndrei Volosevici (Democratic Liberal Party)
Area
 • City58.2 km2 (22.5 sq mi)
Population (2002)
 • City232,527
 • Density3,990/km2 (10,300/sq mi)
 • Metro327,923
 • Jan. 1, 2006250,541
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Websitehttp://www.ploiesti.ro/

Ploieşti is the county seat. of Prahova County. It can be found in the historical region of Wallachia in Romania. About 232,500 people were living in Ploieşti as of the year 2002.

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