Buzău County facts for kids

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Buzău
County (Judeţ)
Coat of arms of Buzău
Coat of arms
Country  Romania
Development region1 Sud-Est
Historic region Greater Wallachia
Capital city (Resedinţă de judeţ) Buzău
Area
 • Total 6,103 km2 (2,356 sq mi)
Population (2002)
 • Total 496,214
 • Density 81/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal Code 12wxyz3
Area code(s) +40 x384
Car Plates BZ5
Website County Board
County Prefecture

Buzău (IPA: [bu.'zəu]) is a county (judeţ) of Romania, in the area of Muntenia. The capital of Buzău County is Buzău.

Geography

Buzău County has an area of 6,103 km². The main river that flows through Buzău County is the Buzău River.

Divisions

Buzău County has 2 municipalities, 3 towns and 82 communes.

Municipalities

  • Buzău
  • Râmnicu Sărat

Towns

  • Nehoiu
  • Pogoanele
  • Pătârlagele

Communes

  • Amaru
  • Bălăceanu
  • Balta Albă
  • Beceni
  • Berca
  • Bisoca
  • Blăjani
  • Boldu
  • Bozioru
  • Brădeanu
  • Brăeşti
  • Breaza
  • Buda
  • C.A. Rosetti
  • Calvini
  • Căneşti
  • Cătina
  • Cernăteşti
  • Chiliile
  • Chiojdu
  • Cilibia
  • Cislău
  • Cochirleanca
  • Colţi
  • Costeşti
  • Cozieni
  • Florica
  • Gălbinaşi
  • Gherăseni
  • Ghergheasa
  • Glodeanu Sărat
  • Glodeanu-Siliştea
  • Grebănu
  • Gura Teghii
  • Largu
  • Lopătari
  • Luciu
  • Măgura
  • Mărăcineni
  • Mărgăriteşti
  • Mânzăleşti
  • Merei
  • Mihăileşti
  • Movila Banului
  • Murgeşti
  • Năeni
  • Odăile
  • Padina
  • Pardoşi
  • Pănătău
  • Pârscov
  • Pietroasele
  • Podgoria
  • Poşta Câlnău
  • Puieşti
  • Racoviţeni
  • Râmnicelu
  • Robeasca
  • Ruşeţu
  • Săgeata
  • Săhăteni
  • Săpoca
  • Săruleşti
  • Scorţoasa
  • Scutelnici
  • Siriu
  • Smeeni
  • Stâlpu
  • Tisău
  • Topliceni
  • Ţinteşti
  • Ulmeni
  • Unguriu
  • Vadu Paşii
  • Valea Râmnicului
  • Valea Salciei
  • Vâlcelele
  • Verneşti
  • Vintilă Vodă
  • Vipereşti
  • Zărneşti
  • Ziduri


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