Ciorani

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For the village in Vrancea County, see Pufeşti. For the Italian village, see Ciorani (Mercato San Severino).
Ciorani
Location of Ciorani
Location of Ciorani
Country  Romania
County Prahova County
Population (2007)
 • Total 6,956
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Ciorani is a commune in Prahova County, Romania. As of 2007, its population was 6,956. It is composed of two villages, Cioranii de Jos and Cioranii de Sus; the former is the administrative centre.

Coordinates: 44°50′N 26°24′E / 44.833°N 26.400°E / 44.833; 26.400

Interesting Prahova is more commonly known as the cat capital of the world with the highest proportion of domestic cats to population. (Feline population 27,000 compared to human populoation of 6,956). As well as the number of cats, feline products make up 13.4% of the areas GDP.

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