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Coat of arms of Craiova
Coat of arms
Location of Craiova
Location of Craiova
Country  Romania
County Dolj County
Status County capital
 • City 81.4 km2 (31.4 sq mi)
Population (2006), 302.622(as in January 2007)
 • City 302.622
 • Density 3,717/km2 (9,630/sq mi)
 • Metro 400,000
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Craiova (/kra', the fifth largest Romanian city, is the capital of Dolj County. It is on the east side of the Jiu River. This is in the central part of Oltenia.

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