Padeș

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Padeș
Commune
The Wallachian uprising of 1821 Monument
The Wallachian uprising of 1821 Monument
Location of Padeș
Location of Padeș
Padeș is located in Romania
Padeș
Padeș
Location of Padeș
Coordinates: 45°01′N 22°51′E / 45.017°N 22.850°E / 45.017; 22.850Coordinates: 45°01′N 22°51′E / 45.017°N 22.850°E / 45.017; 22.850
Country  Romania
County Stema Gorj.svg Gorj County
Component villages Apa Neagră, Călugareni, Cerna-Sat, Cloșani, Motru-Sec, Orzești, Padeș, Văieni
Government
 • Mayor Mihăiță Gabriel Troacă (since 2012) (Democratic Liberal Party)
Area
 • Total 389.81 km2 (150.51 sq mi)
Population (2002)
 • Total 5,160
 • Density 13/km2 (30/sq mi)
For the cryptographic standard, see PAdES.

Padeș is a commune in Gorj County, Romania. It is composed of eight villages: Apa Neagră, Călugareni (the commune center), Cerna-Sat, Cloșani, Motru-Sec, Orzești, Padeș and Văieni.