Bechet

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For the jazz musician, see Sidney Bechet. For the village with the same name in the same county, see Orodel. For the village in Olt County, see Bobiceşti.
Bechet
City Hall Bechet
City Hall Bechet
Coat of arms of Bechet
Coat of arms
Bechet is located in Romania
Bechet
Bechet
Location of Bechet
Coordinates: 43°47′N 23°57′E / 43.783°N 23.950°E / 43.783; 23.950
Country  Romania
County Dolj County
Government
 • Mayor Gheorghe Ionele (Social Democratic Party)
Area
 • Total 25.31 km2 (9.77 sq mi)
Population (2002[1])
 • Total 3,864
 • Density 152.66/km2 (395.4/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Website http://primariabechet.ro/

Bechet is a town in Dolj County, Oltenia, Romania, on the river Danube, opposite the Bulgarian city of Oryahovo.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
2002 3,864 —    
2011 3,363 −13.0%
Source: Census data

In 2011, it had a population of 3,363.

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Romanian census data, 2002; retrieved on March 1, 2010

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Coordinates: 43°46′49″N 23°57′24″E / 43.78033°N 23.95680°E / 43.78033; 23.95680