Ocna Sibiului

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Ocna Sibiului
Town
Coat of arms of Ocna Sibiului
Coat of arms
Location of Ocna Sibiului
Location of Ocna Sibiului
Ocna Sibiului is located in Romania
Ocna Sibiului
Ocna Sibiului
Location of Ocna Sibiului
Coordinates: 45°52′29″N 24°4′0″E / 45.87472°N 24.06667°E / 45.87472; 24.06667Coordinates: 45°52′29″N 24°4′0″E / 45.87472°N 24.06667°E / 45.87472; 24.06667
Country  Romania
County Sibiu County
Status Town
Government
 • Mayor Ioan Balteș (Social Democratic Party)
Area
 • Total 87.46 km2 (33.77 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 3,372
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1912 4,048 —    
1977 5,048 +24.7%
1992 4,423 −12.4%
2002 4,184 −5.4%
2011 3,372 −19.4%
Source: Census data

Ocna Sibiului (German: Salzburg; Hungarian: Vízakna) is a town in the centre of Sibiu County, in southern Transylvania, central Romania, 10 km to the north-west of the county capital Sibiu. The town administers a single village, Topârcea.

At the 2011 census, 89.4% of inhabitants were Romanians and 9.7% Hungarians.

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