Iordăcheanu

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Iordăcheanu
Commune
Iordăcheanu is located in Romania
Iordăcheanu
Iordăcheanu
Coordinates: 45°3′N 26°15′E / 45.050°N 26.250°E / 45.050; 26.250
Country  Romania
County Prahova County
Population (2002)[1] 5,200
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Iordăcheanu is a commune in Prahova County, Romania. It is composed of six villages: Iordăcheanu, Moceşti, Plavia, Străoşti, Valea Cucului and Vărbila.

A statue in honor of Mihai Viteazul's trek through Iordăcheanu is located in this commune. The name Iordăcheanu comes from a local man named "Iordache"[citation needed]. There is a little river called "The Salt Cricov" in the commune.

Coordinates: 45°03′N 26°15′E / 45.050°N 26.250°E / 45.050; 26.250

References[edit]

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