Cluj-Napoca metropolitan area

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Cluj-Napoca metropolitan area
Metropolitan area
Cluj-Napoca Metropolitan Area jud Cluj.png
Coordinates: 46°46′N 23°35′E / 46.767°N 23.583°E / 46.767; 23.583Coordinates: 46°46′N 23°35′E / 46.767°N 23.583°E / 46.767; 23.583
Country  Romania
County Actual Cluj county CoA.png Cluj
Central Municipality Cluj-Napoca
Other localities Aiton, Apahida, Baciu, Bonţida, Borşa, Căianu, Chinteni, Ciurila, Cojocna, Feleacu, Floreşti, Gârbău, Gilău, Jucu, Petreștii de Jos, Tureni, Vultureni
Functional 2008
Area
 • Total 1,537.54 km2 (593.65 sq mi)
Population (2011 census[1])
 • Total 411,379
 • Density 268/km2 (690/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal Code 40wxyz1
Area code(s) +40 x642
Website http://www.cjcluj.ro/zona-metropolitana-urbana/
1w, x, y, and z are digits that indicate the street, part of the street, or even the building of the address
2x is a digit indicating the operator: 2 for the former national operator, Romtelecom, and 3 for the other ground telephone networks

The Cluj-Napoca metropolitan area is a metropolitan area founded in December 2008.[2] It has a population of 411,379[1][3] of which 324,576 are living in Cluj-Napoca and 86,803 in 17 communes: Aiton, Apahida, Baciu, Bonţida, Borşa, Căianu, Chinteni, Ciurila, Cojocna, Feleacu, Floreşti, Gârbău, Gilău, Jucu, Petreștii de Jos, Tureni, Vultureni.

According to Eurostat, in 2007 Cluj-Napoca had a Larger Urban Zone of 348,943 residents on an area of 382 km2.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Rezultate definitive ale Recensământului Populaţiei şi Locuinţelor – 2011". Cluj County Regional Statistics Directorate. 2013-07-05. Retrieved 2013-07-05. 
  2. ^ (Romanian) "Asociaţia Metropolitană e “la cheie”. Mai trebuie banii", Ziua de Cluj, 9 January 2009
  3. ^ "Zona Metropolitana Urbana" (in Romanian). CJ Cluj. Retrieved May 25, 2009. 
  4. ^ Urban Audit