Vâlcea County

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Coat of arms of Vâlcea
Coordinates: 45°05′N 24°07′E / 45.08°N 24.11°E / 45.08; 24.11Coordinates: 45°05′N 24°07′E / 45.08°N 24.11°E / 45.08; 24.11
Development regionSud-Vest
Historic regionWallachia
CapitalRâmnicu Vâlcea
 • Total5,765 km2 (2,226 sq mi)
 • Total416,908
 • Density72/km2 (190/sq mi)
Telephone code(+40) 250 or (+40) 350[1]
ISO 3166 codeRO-VL
WebsiteCounty Council

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 | change source]

Vâlcea County has an area of 5,765 km².

Divisions[change | change source]

Vâlcea County has 2 municipalities, 9 towns and 78 communes.

Municipalities[change | change source]

Towns[change | change source]

Communes[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

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