Bocșa

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Bocșa
Town
Town Hall
Town Hall
Coat of arms of Bocșa
Coat of arms
Location of Bocșa
Location of Bocșa
Coordinates: 45°22′29″N 21°42′38″E / 45.37472°N 21.71056°E / 45.37472; 21.71056Coordinates: 45°22′29″N 21°42′38″E / 45.37472°N 21.71056°E / 45.37472; 21.71056
Country  Romania
County Caraș-Severin County
Status Town
Government
 • Mayor Eugen Cişmăneanţu
Area
 • Total 122.02 km2 (47.11 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 15,842
 • Density 130/km2 (340/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Climate Cfb
Website https://web.archive.org/web/20100214032406/http://www.primariabocsa.ro:80/

Bocșa (Romanian pronunciation: [ˈbokʃa]; Hungarian: Boksánbánya; German: Deutsch-Bokschan, Neuwerk) is a town in Caraș-Severin County, in southwestern Romania, with a population of 15,842 in 2011.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1966 16,015 —    
1977 20,731 +29.4%
1992 19,152 −7.6%
2002 19,023 −0.7%
2011 15,842 −16.7%
Source: Census data