Bălești, Gorj

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Bălești
Commune
Bălești is located in Romania
Bălești
Bălești
Location of Băleşti
Coordinates: 45°01′N 23°13′E / 45.017°N 23.217°E / 45.017; 23.217Coordinates: 45°01′N 23°13′E / 45.017°N 23.217°E / 45.017; 23.217
Country Romania
County Gorj
Component villages Bălești, Ceauru, Cornești, Găvănești, Rasova, Stolojani, Tălpășești, Tămășești, Voinigești
Government
 • Mayor Aristică Paicu (since 2004)
Population (2007)
 • Total 7,256

Bălești is a commune in Gorj County, Romania. It is composed of nine villages: Bălești, Ceauru, Cornești, Găvănești, Rasova, Stolojani, Tălpășești, Tămășești and Voinigești.

The commune's Church of the Holy Archangels dates to 1679.

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