Buchin

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Buchin
Commune
Location in Caraș-Severin County
Location in Caraș-Severin County
Buchin is located in Romania
Buchin
Buchin
Location in Romania
Coordinates: 45°22′N 22°15′E / 45.367°N 22.250°E / 45.367; 22.250
Country  Romania
County Caraş-Severin County
Population (2002)[1]
 • Total 2,147
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Buchin (Hungarian: Bökény) is a commune in Caraş-Severin County, western Romania with a population of 2,147 people. It is composed of five villages: Buchin, Lindenfeld (Karánberek; German: Lindenfeld), Poiana (Sebesmező), Prisian (Perestyén) and Valea Timișului (Körpa).

Lindenfeld village has been depopulated since 1998.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ (Romanian) "Buchin", at the Erdélyi Magyar Adatbank's Recensământ 2002; retrieved August 21, 2009
  2. ^ (Romanian) Ștefan Both, "Satul Lindenfeld, care nu mai are locuitori din 1998, renaşte din propria-i cenuşă ", Adevărul, September 10, 2012; accessed September 11, 2012

Coordinates: 45°22′N 22°15′E / 45.367°N 22.250°E / 45.367; 22.250