|Historic region||Southern Dobruja|
|County seat (Reședință de județ)||Silistra|
|Established||After the Treaty of Bucharest (1913)|
|Ceased to exist||Administrative and Constitutional Reform in 1938|
|• Land||3,226 km2 (1,246 sq mi)|
|Time zone||EET (UTC+2)|
|• Summer (DST)||EEST (UTC+3)|
The county consisted of 4 districts (plăși): Accadânlar, Curtbunar, Silistra and Turtucaia. The county was neighbored by the counties of Ilfov and Ialomița to the north, Caliacra and Constanța to the east and the Kingdom of Bulgaria to the south.
The county was named after the Roman name of Silistra, Durostorum.
Coat of arms
The Coat of Arms depicted Mircea the Elder.
According to the Romanian census of 1930 the population of Durostor County was 211,413, of which 42.8% were ethnic Turks, 34.2% ethnic Bulgarians, 19.0% ethnic Romanians and 1.4% Gypsies. Classified by religion: 54.0% Orthodox Christian, 45.1% Islam.
After the 1938 Administrative and Constitutional Reform, the county was merged with counties of Constanța, Caliacra and Ialomița to form the Ținutul Mării.
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- (Romanian) Durostor County on memoria.ro