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Braşov
County (Judeţ)
Judetul Brasov 3D map.jpg
Coat of arms of Braşov
Coat of arms
Country  Romania
Development region1 Centru
Historic region Transylvania
Capital city (Resedinţă de judeţ) Braşov
Area
 • Total 5,363 km2 (2,071 sq mi)
Population (2002)
 • Total 589,028
 • Density 110/km2 (300/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal Code 50wxyz3
Area code(s) +40 x684
Car Plates BV5
Website County Board
County Prefecture

Braşov ((IPA: [bra.'ʃov]); Hungarian: Brassó) is a county (judeţ) of Romania, in Transylvania. The capital of Braşov County is Braşov.

Geography

Braşov County has an area of 5,363 km².

Divisions

Braşov County has 4 municipalities, 6 towns and 47 communes.

Municipalities

Towns

  • Ghimbav
  • Predeal
  • Râşnov
  • Rupea
  • Victoria
  • Zărneşti

Communes

  • Apaţa
  • Augustin
  • Beclean
  • Bod
  • Bran
  • Budila
  • Buneşti
  • Caţa
  • Cincu
  • Comăna
  • Cristian
  • Crizbav
  • Drăguş
  • Dumbrăviţa
  • Feldioara
  • Fundata
  • Hălchiu
  • Hărman
  • Hârseni
  • Hoghiz
  • Holbav
  • Homorod
  • Jibert
  • Lisa
  • Mândra
  • Măieruş
  • Moieciu
  • Ormeniş
  • Părău
  • Poiana Mărului
  • Prejmer
  • Racoş
  • Recea
  • Şercaia
  • Şinca
  • Şinca Nouă
  • Sâmbăta de Sus
  • Sânpetru
  • Şoarş
  • Tărlungeni
  • Teliu
  • Ticuşu
  • Ucea
  • Ungra
  • Vama Buzăului
  • Viştea
  • Voila
  • Vulcan


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