Prahova County

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Coat of arms of Prahova
Coordinates: 45°06′N 26°01′E / 45.1°N 26.02°E / 45.1; 26.02Coordinates: 45°06′N 26°01′E / 45.1°N 26.02°E / 45.1; 26.02
Development regionSud
Historic regionGreater Wallachia
 • Total4,716 km2 (1,821 sq mi)
 • Total829,945
 • Density180/km2 (460/sq mi)
Telephone code(+40) 244 or (+40) 344[1]
ISO 3166 codeRO-PH
WebsiteCounty Council

Prahova (IPA: [']) is a county (judeţ) of Romania, in the historical region of Muntenia. The capital of Prahova County is Ploieşti.

Geography[change | change source]

Prahova County has an area of 4,716 square kilometers. The main river in Prahova County is the Prahova River.

Divisions[change | change source]

Prahova County has 2 municipalities, 12 towns and 90 communes.

Municipalities[change | change source]

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Communes[change | change source]

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