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Encyclopedia > Counties of Romania
Subdivisions of Romania
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Romania NUTS Level II and III.

The judeţe (translated to English as "counties") are administrative units of Romania. Romanias administration is relatively centralised and administrative subdivisions are therefore fairly simplified. ... Map of development regions The development regions of Romania refer to the regional divisions created in Romania in 1998 in order to better co-ordinate regional development as Romania progressed towards accession to the European Union. ... A municipality (municipiu in Romanian) is a level of administrative subdivision in Romania. ... Cities in Romania can be found in the Romanian pages of wikipedia (ro. ... A commune (comună in Romanian) is, along with the municipality, the lowest level of administrative subdivision in Romania. ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (917x678, 68 KB) This file was made by Bogdan with the help of Xara X and a public domain map from CIA. If you want the vectorial file (in . ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (917x678, 68 KB) This file was made by Bogdan with the help of Xara X and a public domain map from CIA. If you want the vectorial file (in . ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (2479x3508, 159 KB) Source http://europa. ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (2479x3508, 159 KB) Source http://europa. ... The Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics (NUTS) is a geocode standard for referencing the administrative division of countries for statistical purposes. ... A judeÅ£ is an administrative division in Romania and was also used for some time in Moldova. ...

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List of counties

As of 2003, Romania is divided into 41 counties and one municipality, as follows:

Name Common
Abbrev
Capital
Alba AB Alba Iulia
Arad AR Arad
Argeş AG Piteşti
Bacău BC Bacău
Bihor BH Oradea
Bistriţa-Năsăud BN Bistriţa
Botoşani BT Botoşani
Braşov BV Braşov
Brăila BR Brăila
Buzău BZ Buzău
Caraş-Severin CS Reşiţa
Călăraşi CL Călăraşi
Cluj CJ Cluj-Napoca
Constanţa CT Constanţa
Covasna CV Sfântu Gheorghe
Dâmboviţa DB Târgovişte
Dolj DJ Craiova
Galaţi GL Galaţi
Gorj GJ Târgu Jiu
Giurgiu GR Giurgiu
Harghita HR Miercurea Ciuc
Hunedoara HD Deva
Ialomiţa IL Slobozia
Iaşi IS Iaşi
Ilfov IF Bucureşti
Maramureş MM Baia Mare
Mehedinţi MH Drobeta-Turnu Severin
Mureş MS Târgu Mureş
Neamţ NT Piatra Neamţ
Olt OT Slatina
Prahova PH Ploieşti
Satu Mare SM Satu Mare
Sălaj SJ Zalău
Sibiu SB Sibiu
Suceava SV Suceava
Teleorman TR Alexandria
Timiş TM Timişoara
Tulcea TL Tulcea
Vaslui VS Vaslui
Vâlcea VL Râmnicu Vâlcea
Vrancea VN Focşani
Bucureşti B (Bucharest municipality)

... Alba Iulia (Hungarian: Gyulafeh r, German: Karlsburg) is a city in Alba county, Transylvania, Romania with a population of 66,369, located on the Mureş river. ... Administrative map of Romania with Arad county highlighted Arad is a Romanian county (Judeţ) in the Crişana region, with the capital city at Arad (population: 185,272). ... Arad (population: 172,827) is a city in Arad county, in western Romania, in Crisana, 159 miles southeast of Budapest by rail. ... ArgeÅŸ is a county (judeÅ£) in the center of Romania, in the center-north of the Wallachia region, west of Muntenia Region, with the capital city at PiteÅŸti (population: 187,558). ... PiteÅŸti () is a city in ArgeÅŸ county of the Wallachia region of Romania, on the ArgeÅŸ river. ... Administrative map of Romania with Bacău county highlighted Bacău (Hungarian: Bákó) is a Romanian county (JudeÅ£) in the Moldovia region, with the capital city at Bacău. ... Bacău (in Romanian: , Hungarian: Bakó) is the main city in Bacău County, Romania. ... Bihor (Hungarian: Bihar) is a county (judeÅ£) in North-Western Romania, Western Transylvania in the CriÅŸana region, with capital city at Oradea (population: 206,527). ... County Bihor County Status County capital Mayor Petru Filip, since 2000 Area 111. ... BistriÅ£a-Năsăud (Hungarian: Beszterce-Naszód) is a county (judeÅ£) in the North of Romania, in the Transylvania region, with the capital city at BistriÅ£a (population: 87,169). ... County BistriÅ£a-Năsăud County Status County capital Mayor Moldovan Vasile, since 2000 Area  km² Population (2002) 81,467 Density  inh/km² Geographical coordinates , Web site http://www. ... Administrative map of Romania with BotoÅŸani county highlighted BotoÅŸani is a Romanian county (JudeÅ£) in the Bukovina region, with the capital city at BotoÅŸani (population: 128,888). ... County BotoÅŸani County Status County capital Mayor Cătălin Mugurel Flutur, since 2000 Area  km² Population (2002) 115,069 Density  inh/km² Geographical coordinates 47°44′N 26°41′E Web site http://www. ... BraÅŸov (Hungarian: Brassó) is a county (judeÅ£) in the center of Romania, in Transylvania region, with the capital city at BraÅŸov (population: 315,843). ... County BraÅŸov County Status County capital Mayor George Scripcaru, since 2004 Area  km² Population (2002) 283,901 Density  inh/km² Geographical coordinates 45°40′N 25°37′E Web site http://www. ... Administrative map of Romania with Brăila county highlighted Brăila is a Romanian county (JudeÅ£) in the Wallachia region, with the capital city at Brăila (population: 234,201). ... Brăila is a city in Muntenia, eastern Romania, a port on the Danube and the capital of the Brăila county, in the close vecinity of GalaÅ£i. ... Buzău is a county (judeÅ£) in the center-East Romania, in Eastern Wallachia region, in center Muntenia, with the capital city at Buzău (population: 149,025). ... Buzău () is a city in the Buzău County, Wallachia, Romania, situated near the right bank of the Buzău river, between the Carpathian Mountains and the fertile lowlands of south Moldavia and east Wallachia. ... CaraÅŸ-Severin (Hungarian: Krassó-Szörény) is a county in southwestern Romania, in Western Transylvania - Banat Region with the capital city at ReÅŸiÅ£a. ... ReÅŸiÅ£a (Hungarian Resicabánya, German Reschitz) is a city in western Romania and capital of CaraÅŸ-Severin County, in Banat. ... Administrative map of Romania with CălăraÅŸi county highlighted CălăraÅŸi is a Romanian county (JudeÅ£) in the Wallachia region, with the capital city at CălăraÅŸi (population: 77,819). ... CălăraÅŸi, the capital of Calarasi County is situated in SE of Romania(44. ... Cluj (Hungarian: Kolozs) is a county (judeÅ£) in the center of Romania, in Transylvania, with the capital city at Cluj-Napoca (population: 333,607). ... Map of Romania showing Cluj_Napoca Cluj_Napoca (Hungarian: Kolozsvár, German: Klausenburg, Latin: Claudiopolis), the seat of Cluj county, is one of the most important academic, cultural and industrial centers in Romania. ... ConstanÅ£a is a county (judeÅ£) in the South-East of Romania, the southern side of Dobrogea region, with the capital city at ConstanÅ£a (population: 310. ... ConstanÅ£a (pronunciation in Romanian: ; old names: Kustendji, Kustendja, Köstence, Constantza, Tomis) is a seaport on the Black Sea and the capital of ConstanÅ£a County, Romania. ... Administrative map of Romania with Covasna county highlighted Covasna (Hungarian: Kovászna) is a county (Judeţ) in Romania, in Transylvania, with the capital city at Sfântu Gheorghe/Sepsiszentgörgy (population: 67,108), known in Hungarian as Sepsiszentgyörgy. ... Map about the city Sfântu Gheorghe (Hungarian: Sepsiszentgyörgy, German: Sankt Georgen) is a city in central Romania in Transylvania on the Olt River. ... DâmboviÅ£a (also spelt DîmboviÅ£a) is a county (judeÅ£) in the center-southern Romania, in the North of Wallachia region, with the capital city at TârgoviÅŸte (population: 99,137). ... County DâmboviÅ£a County Status County capital Mayor Iulian Furcoiu, since 2000 Area  km² Population (2002) 89,429 Density  inh/km² Geographical coordinates 44°53′N 25°22′E Web site http://www. ... Dolj is a county (judeÅ£) in the Southern Romania, in South-Western Wallachia region, in the South of Oltenia, with the capital city at Craiova (population: 314,437). ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Administrative map of Romania with GalaÅ£i county highlighted GalaÅ£i is a Romanian county (JudeÅ£) in the Moldovia region, with the capital city at GalaÅ£i (population: 332,154). ... County GalaÅ£i County Status County capital Mayor Dumitru Nicolae, since 2000 Area 241,5 km² Population (2002) 298,584 Density 123 inh/km² Geographical coordinates 45°27′N 28°2′E Web site http://www. ... Gorj is a county (judeÅ£) in the South-West of Romania, in the West of Walachia, the western part of Oltenia, with the capital city at Târgu Jiu (population: over 100,000 in 2004). ... Târgu Jiu (also spelt Tîrgu Jiu) is a town in the Gorj county, Oltenia, Romania. ... Administrative map of Romania with Giurgiu county highlighted Giurgiu is a Romanian county (Judeţ) in the Wallachia region, with the capital city at Giurgiu (population: 73,260). ... Giurgiu (former names: Genoese:San Giorgio; Bulgarian: Giurgevo (Гюргево); Turkish: Yerkoekoe) is a city in Giurgiu county, Wallachia, Romania in the region once called VlaÅŸca. ... Harghita (Hungarian: Hargita) is a county (judeÅ£) in the center of Romania, Eastern Transylvania, with the capital city at Miercurea-Ciuc. ... Map about the city Miercurea-Ciuc (Hungarian: Csíkszereda, German: Szeklerburg) is the county seat of Harghita county, Romania. ... Hunedoara (Hungarian: Hunyad) is a county (JudeÅ£) in Western Romania, in South-Western Transylvania, with the capital city at Deva (population: 77,259). ... County Hunedoara County Status County capital Mayor Mircia Munteanu, since 2000 Area  km² Population (2002) 80,000 Density  inh/km² Geographical coordinates , Web site http://www. ... IalomiÅ£a is a county (judeÅ£) in the South-East of Romania, in the Eastern Wallachia region, with the capital city at Slobozia (population: 56,913). ... Slobozia is the county town of the Ialomita county, Romania. ... Administrative map of Romania with IaÅŸi county highlighted IaÅŸi is a Romanian county (judeÅ£) in the Moldavia region, with the capital city at IaÅŸi. ... County IaÅŸi County Status Municipality Mayor Gheorghe Nichita, since 2003 Area 93. ... Ilfov is the county that surrounds Bucharest, the capital of Romania. ... The DâmboviÅ£a River in central Bucharest Along a small tributary of DâmboviÅ£a, named Colentina, several lakes stretch across the city, the most important being Lake Floreasca, Lake Tei and Lake Colentina. ... MaramureÅŸ (Hungarian: Máramaros) is a county (judeÅ£) in the MaramureÅŸ region, northern Romania, in the North of Transylvania with the capital city at Baia Mare (population: 149,735). ... Baia Mare (Hungarian: Nagybánya, German: Frauenbach and seldomly Neustadt) is an important city in northern Romania and the seat of MaramureÅŸ County. ... MehedinÅ£i is a county (judeÅ£) in southwestern Romania, in the western portion of the historical province of Oltenia, within the region of Wallachia. ... Drobeta-Turnu Severin is a city in Mehedinti county, Oltenia, Romania, on the left bank of the Danube, below the Iron Gates. ... MureÅŸ (Hungarian: Maros) is a Romanian county (JudeÅ£) in Transylvania, with the capital city at Târgu MureÅŸ, (population: 165,835). ... Panorama of Targu Mures Târgu MureÅŸ (Hungarian: Marosvásárhely, also known as Vásárhely; German: Neumarkt am Mieresch) is a city in MureÅŸ county, Transylvania, Romania. ... NeamÅ£ is a county (judeÅ£) in the North of Romania, in the Moldova region, with the capital city at Piatra NeamÅ£ (population: 125,050). ... Piatra NeamÅ£ (population: 105,000) is the main city of NeamÅ£ county, Moldavia, Romania. ... Administrative map of Romania with Olt county highlighted Olt is a Romanian county (Judeţ) in the Wallachia region, with the capital city at Slatina (population: 87,608). ... Slatina (population: 79,171) is a town in the Olt county, Romania, on the river Olt. ... Prahova is a county (judeÅ£) in the Center-South of Romania, in the North of the Wallachia region, with the capital city at PloieÅŸti (population: 253,068). ... PloieÅŸti (, older spelling: PloeÅŸti) is a city in Prahova county in the Wallachia region of Romania, 56 km (35 miles) north of Bucharest, with a population of about 250,000. ... Administrative map of Romania with Satu Mare county highlighted Satu Mare (Hungarian: Szatmár) is a Romanian county (Judeţ) in the Transylvania region, with the capital city at Satu Mare (population: 130,573). ... Satu Mare (pronunciation in Romanian: ; name in Hungarian: Szatmárnémeti, German: Sathmar) is a city with a population of 115,000 and the capital of Satu Mare county, Romania. ... Sălaj (Hungarian: Szilágy) is a county (judeÅ£) in North-Western Romania, in the Transylvania region, with the capital city at Zalău (population: 71,580). ... Zalău (Hungarian: Zilah, German: Waltenberg) is a city in northwestern Romania. ... Sibiu (Hungarian: Szeben) is a county (JudeÅ£) in the center of Romania, in Transylvania region, with the capital city Sibiu (population: 170,038). ... County Sibiu County Status County capital Mayor Klaus Johannis, since 2000 Area 121 km² Population (2002) 171,535 Density 1,417 inh/km² Geographical coordinates , Web site http://www. ... Administrative map of Romania with Suceava county highlighted Suceava is a Romanian county (Judeţ) in the Bukovina region, with the capital city at Suceava (population: 118,670). ... Suceava (pronunciation in Romanian: ; German: Suczawa, Yiddish: שאָץ Shots) is a municipality-status city in the Suceava county, Bucovina, Romania. ... Teleorman is a county (judeÅ£) in the South of Romania, in South of Wallachia region, with its capital city at Alexandria (population: 59,308). ... County Teleorman County Status County capital Mayor Constantin Slăbescu, since 2004 Area  km² Population (2002) 58,651 Density  inh/km² Geographical coordinates 43°59′N 25°20′E Web site http://www. ... TimiÅŸ (Hungarian: Temes) is a county (judeÅ£) in Western Romania, in Western Transylvania - Banat region, with the capital city at TimiÅŸoara (population: 305,977 as of 2004). ... County TimiÅŸ County Status County Capital Mayor Gheorghe Ciuhandu, since 1996 Area 130,5 km² Population (2002) 315,977 Density 2,345 inh/km² Geographical coordinates , Web site http://www. ... Administrative map of Romania with Tulcea county highlighted Tulcea is a Romanian county (Judeţ) in the Dobrogea region, with the capital city at Tulcea (population: 96,813). ... County Tulcea County Status County capital Mayor Constantin Hogea , since 2004 Area  km² Population (2002) 91,875 Density  inh/km² Geographical coordinates , Web site http://www. ... Administrative map of Romania with Vaslui county highlighted Vaslui is a Romanian county (Judeţ) in the Moldovia region, with the capital city at Vaslui (population: 79,658). ... Vaslui (population: 70,000) is a city in Vaslui county, Romania. ... Vâlcea (also spelt Vîlcea) is a county (judeÅ£) of Central-South Romania, in Eastern Oltenia (Western Wallachia); its capital city is Râmnicu Vâlcea (population: 119,581). ... Râmnicu Vâlcea (population: 107,656) is a city in Vâlcea county, Romania. ... Vrancea is a county (judeÅ£) in the center of Romania in the Moldova region, with the capital city at FocÅŸani (population: 103,219). ... County Vrancea County Status County capital Mayor Decebal Bacinschi, since 2004 Area  km² Population (2002) 103,219 Density  inh/km² Geographical coordinates , Web site http://www. ... Bucharest (Romanian: BucureÅŸti ) is the capital city and industrial and commercial centre of Romania. ...

History

The earliest organization in "judeţe" was in the 15th century and each judeţ was ruled by a "jude", a person that had administrative and judicial functions. The modern administrative division in "judeţe" was created in the 19th century using the French departments system as an example: for each judeţ exists a "prefect", who is the representative of the government to the county and the head of the local administration. (14th century - 15th century - 16th century - other centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 15th century was that century which lasted from 1401 to 1500. ... Alternative meaning: Nineteenth Century (periodical) (18th century — 19th century — 20th century — more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 19th century was that century which lasted from 1801-1900 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar. ...


The communist party changed it to the Russian model (in raions), but it was soon reverted to the current system in 1968. In 1981 the former counties of Ilfov and Ialomiţa were re-organised into the present-day counties of Giurgiu, Călăraşi, Ialomiţa and Ilfov. Until 1995 Ilfov was not a proper county, instead it was a dependency of Bucharest. See rayon for the textile made of processed cellulose. ... 1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1968 calendar). ... 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Historical counties

Merged or renamed

Originally (1927-1938) there where 71 judeţe

  • Baia - merged with Neamţ
  • Câmpulung - merged with Suceava
  • Caraş - merged with Severin to form Caraş-Severin
  • Covurlui - renamed to Galaţi
  • Ciuc-Trei Scaune - renamed to Covasna
  • Dorohoi - merged with Botoşani
  • Făgăraş - merged with Braşov
  • Fălciu - merged with Vaslui
  • Ialomiţa - divided between Ialomiţa and Călăraşi
  • Muscel - merged with Argeş
  • Odorhei - renamed to Harghita
  • Putna - renamed to Vrancea
  • Rădăuţi - merged with Suceava
  • Râmnicu Sărat - divided between Vrancea, Buzău and Brăila
  • Roman - merged with Neamţ
  • Romanaţi - merged with Olt
  • Severin - merged with Caraş to form Caraş-Severin
  • Someş - divided between Maramureş, Cluj, Sălaj and Bistriţa-Năsăud
  • Târnava Mică - divided between Braşov, Sibiu and Mureş
  • Târnava Mare - divided between Braşov, Sibiu and Mureş
  • Tecuci - divided between Galaţi, Bacău and Galaţi
  • Timiş-Torontal - renamed to Timiş
  • Turda - merged with Alba
  • Tutova - merged with Vaslui

NeamÅ£ is a county (judeÅ£) in the North of Romania, in the Moldavia region, with the capital city at Piatra NeamÅ£ (population: 125,050). ... Administrative map of Romania with Suceava county highlighted Suceava is a Romanian county (Judeţ) in the Bukovina region, with the capital city at Suceava (population: 118,670). ... Map of Romania with CaraÅŸ-Severin highlighted CaraÅŸ-Severin is a county in southwestern Romania. ... Administrative map of Romania with GalaÅ£i county highlighted GalaÅ£i is a Romanian county (JudeÅ£) in the Moldovia region, with the capital city at GalaÅ£i (population: 332,154). ... Administrative map of Romania with Covasna county highlighted Covasna (Hungarian: Kovászna) is a county (Judeţ) in Romania, in Transylvania, with the capital city at Sfântu Gheorghe/Sepsiszentgörgy (population: 67,108), known in Hungarian as Sepsiszentgyörgy. ... Administrative map of Romania with BotoÅŸani county highlighted BotoÅŸani is a Romanian county (JudeÅ£) in the Bukovina region, with the capital city at BotoÅŸani (population: 128,888). ... BraÅŸov (Hungarian: Brassó) is a county (judeÅ£) in the center of Romania, in Transylvania region, with the capital city at BraÅŸov (population: 315,843). ... Administrative map of Romania with Vaslui county highlighted Vaslui is a Romanian county (Judeţ) in the Moldovia region, with the capital city at Vaslui (population: 79,658). ... IalomiÅ£a is a county (judeÅ£) in the South-East of Romania, in the Eastern Wallachia region, with the capital city at Slobozia (population: 56,913). ... CălăraÅŸi, the capital of Calarasi County is situated in SE of Romania(44. ... ArgeÅŸ is a county (judeÅ£) in the center of Romania, in the center-north of the Wallachia region, west of Muntenia Region, with the capital city at PiteÅŸti (population: 187,558). ... Harghita (Hungarian: Hargita) is a county (judeÅ£) in the center of Romania, Eastern Transylvania, with the capital city at Miercurea-Ciuc. ... Vrancea is a county (judeÅ£) in the center of Romania in the Moldova region, with the capital city at FocÅŸani (population: 103,219). ... Administrative map of Romania with Suceava county highlighted Suceava is a Romanian county (Judeţ) in the Bukovina region, with the capital city at Suceava (population: 118,670). ... Vrancea is a county (judeÅ£) in the center of Romania in the Moldova region, with the capital city at FocÅŸani (population: 103,219). ... Buzău is a county (judeÅ£) in the center-East Romania, in Eastern Wallachia region, in center Muntenia, with the capital city at Buzău (population: 149,025). ... Administrative map of Romania with Brăila county highlighted Brăila is a Romanian county (JudeÅ£) in the Wallachia region, with the capital city at Brăila (population: 234,201). ... NeamÅ£ is a county (judeÅ£) in the North of Romania, in the Moldavia region, with the capital city at Piatra NeamÅ£ (population: 125,050). ... Administrative map of Romania with Olt county highlighted Olt is a Romanian county (Judeţ) in the Wallachia region, with the capital city at Slatina (population: 87,608). ... Map of Romania with CaraÅŸ-Severin highlighted CaraÅŸ-Severin is a county in southwestern Romania. ... MaramureÅŸ (Hungarian: Máramaros) is a county (judeÅ£) in the MaramureÅŸ region, northern Romania, in the North of Transylvania with the capital city at Baia Mare (population: 149,735). ... Cluj (Hungarian: Kolozs) is a county (judeÅ£) in the center of Romania, in Transylvania, with the capital city at Cluj-Napoca (population: 333,607). ... Sălaj (Hungarian: Szilágy) is a county (judeÅ£) in North-Western Romania, in the Transylvania region, with the capital city at Zalău (population: 71,580). ... BistriÅ£a-Năsăud (Hungarian: Beszterce-Naszód) is a county (judeÅ£) in the North of Romania, in the Transylvania region, with the capital city at BistriÅ£a (population: 87,169). ... BraÅŸov (Hungarian: Brassó) is a county (judeÅ£) in the center of Romania, in Transylvania region, with the capital city at BraÅŸov (population: 315,843). ... Sibiu (Hungarian: Szeben) is a county (JudeÅ£) in the center of Romania, in Transylvania region, with the capital city Sibiu (population: 170,038). ... MureÅŸ (Hungarian: Maros) is a Romanian county (JudeÅ£) in Transylvania, with the capital city at Târgu MureÅŸ, (population: 165,835). ... BraÅŸov (Hungarian: Brassó) is a county (judeÅ£) in the center of Romania, in Transylvania region, with the capital city at BraÅŸov (population: 315,843). ... Sibiu (Hungarian: Szeben) is a county (JudeÅ£) in the center of Romania, in Transylvania region, with the capital city Sibiu (population: 170,038). ... MureÅŸ (Hungarian: Maros) is a Romanian county (JudeÅ£) in Transylvania, with the capital city at Târgu MureÅŸ, (population: 165,835). ... Administrative map of Romania with GalaÅ£i county highlighted GalaÅ£i is a Romanian county (JudeÅ£) in the Moldovia region, with the capital city at GalaÅ£i (population: 332,154). ... Administrative map of Romania with Bacău county highlighted Bacău (Hungarian: Bákó) is a Romanian county (JudeÅ£) in the Moldovia region, with the capital city at Bacău. ... Administrative map of Romania with GalaÅ£i county highlighted GalaÅ£i is a Romanian county (JudeÅ£) in the Moldovia region, with the capital city at GalaÅ£i (population: 332,154). ... TimiÅŸ (Hungarian: Temes) is a county (judeÅ£) in Western Romania, in Western Transylvania - Banat region, with the capital city at TimiÅŸoara (population: 305,977 as of 2004). ... ... Administrative map of Romania with Vaslui county highlighted Vaslui is a Romanian county (Judeţ) in the Moldovia region, with the capital city at Vaslui (population: 79,658). ...

Lost during WWII

To Bulgaria

Dobrich province shown within Bulgaria Dobrich (Caliacra in Romanian) is a province in northeastern Bulgaria. ... Silistra province shown within Bulgaria Silistra is a province of Bulgaria, named for its main city, Silistra. ...

To Ukraine

  • Cernăuţi
  • Cetatea Albă
  • part of Hotin
  • Ismail
  • Strojineţ

To Moldova

  • Bălţi
  • Cahul
  • Orhei
  • part of Hotin
  • Lăpuşna
  • Soroca
  • Tighina

In Transnistria occupied during WWII

Nowadays, they are dividied between Republic of Moldova (in Transnistria) and Ukraine. Motto: none Anthem: Anthem of Transnistria Capital Tiraspol Largest city Tiraspol Official languages Moldovan, Russian and Ukrainian Government President Parliamentary Republic Igor Smirnov Recognition Independence Recognition From Moldova none September 2, 1990 none Area  â€¢ Water (%) 3,567 km²  N/A% Population 555,500 (2004 est). ...

  • Ananiev
  • Balta
  • Berezovca
  • Dubăsari
  • Golta
  • Jugastru
  • Movilău
  • Oceacov
  • Odessa
  • Ovidiopol
  • Râbniţa
  • Tiraspol
  • Tulcin

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In 1981 the former counties of Ilfov and Ialomiţa were re-organised into the present-day counties of Giurgiu, Călăraşi, Ialomiţa and Ilfov.
Until 1995 Ilfov was not a proper county, instead it was a dependency of Bucharest.
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