Chitila

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Chitila
Town
Skyline of Chitila
Chitila is located in Romania
Chitila
Chitila
Location of Chitila
Coordinates: 44°31′02″N 25°58′31″E / 44.51722°N 25.97528°E / 44.51722; 25.97528Coordinates: 44°31′02″N 25°58′31″E / 44.51722°N 25.97528°E / 44.51722; 25.97528
Country  Romania
County Ilfov County
Status Town
Government
 • Mayor Emilian Oprea (PNL)
Area
 • Total 12.54 km2 (4.84 sq mi)
Population (2002)
 • Total 12,643
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Website http://www.primariachitila.ro/

Chitila (Romanian pronunciation: [kiˈtila]) is a town in the west of Ilfov County, Romania, situated 9 km to the north west of Bucharest. It is often seen as a satellite town of Bucharest. One village, Rudeni, is administered by the town.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
2002 12,643 —    
2011 13,229 +4.6%
Source: Census data

Transport[edit]

Chitilia is linked to Bucharest by one bus route (422) run by RATB, Bucharest's municipal transport operator, and the railways coming from Buzău and Ploiești.

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