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Bihor
County (Judeţ)
Coat of arms of Bihor
Coat of arms
Country  Romania
Development region Nord-Vest
Historic region Crişana
Capital city
(Resedinţă de judeţ)
Oradea
Area
 • Total 7,544 km2 (2,913 sq mi)
Population (2002)
 • Total 600,223
 • Density 84/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
List of postal codes in Romania|Postal Code 41wxyz
Area code(s) +40 x59
Car Plates BH
Website County Board
County Prefecture

Bihor (IPA: [bi.'hor]), in Hungarian: Bihar (IPA: [bi.'har]), is a county (judeţ) of Romania, in Crişana. The capital of Bihor County is Oradea.

Geography

Bihor County has an area of 7,544 km².

Divisions

Bihor County has 4 municipalities, 6 towns and 90 communes.

Municipalities

  • Oradea
  • Beiuş
  • Marghita
  • Salonta

Towns

  • Aleşd
  • Nucet
  • Săcueni
  • Ştei
  • Valea lui Mihai
  • Vaşcău

Communes

  • Abram
  • Abrămuţ
  • Aştileu
  • Auşeu
  • Avram Iancu
  • Balc
  • Batăr
  • Biharia
  • Boianu Mare
  • Borod
  • Borş
  • Bratca
  • Brusturi
  • Budureasa
  • Buduslău
  • Bulz
  • Bunteşti
  • Căbeşti
  • Câmpani
  • Căpâlna
  • Cărpinet
  • Cefa
  • Ceica
  • Cetariu
  • Cherechiu
  • Chişlaz
  • Ciuhoi
  • Ciumeghiu
  • Cociuba Mare
  • Copăcel
  • Criştioru de Jos
  • Curăţele
  • Curtuişeni
  • Derna
  • Diosig
  • Dobreşti
  • Drăgăneşti
  • Drăgeşti
  • Finiş
  • Gepiu
  • Girişu de Criş
  • Hidişelu de Sus
  • Holod
  • Husasău de Tinca
  • Ineu
  • Lăzăreni
  • Lăzuri de Beiuş
  • Lugaşu de Jos
  • Lunca
  • Mădăraş
  • Măgeşti
  • Nojorid
  • Olcea
  • Oşorhei
  • Paleu
  • Pietroasa
  • Pocola
  • Pomezeu
  • Popeşti
  • Răbăgani
  • Remetea
  • Rieni
  • Roşia
  • Roşiori
  • Sâmbăta
  • Sânicolau Român
  • Sânmartin
  • Sântandrei
  • Sârbi
  • Săcădat
  • Sălacea
  • Sălard
  • Spinuş
  • Suplacu de Barcău
  • Şimian
  • Şinteu
  • Şoimi
  • Şuncuiuş
  • Tărcaia
  • Tămăşeu
  • Tarcea
  • Tăuteu
  • Tileagd
  • Tinca
  • Tulca
  • Ţeţchea
  • Uileacu de Beiuş
  • Vadu Crişului
  • Vârciorog
  • Viişoara

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