Costești

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Costești
Town
Coat of arms of Costești
Coat of arms
Costești is located in Romania
Costești
Costești
Location of Costești
Coordinates: 44°40′11″N 24°52′48″E / 44.66972°N 24.88000°E / 44.66972; 24.88000Coordinates: 44°40′11″N 24°52′48″E / 44.66972°N 24.88000°E / 44.66972; 24.88000
Country  Romania
County Argeș County
Status Town
Government
 • Mayor Ion Baicea (National Liberal Party)
Population (2002)
 • Total 10,868
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Climate Cfb
Historical population
YearPop.±%
1977 10,471—    
1992 12,040+15.0%
2002 12,091+0.4%
2011 10,058−16.8%
Source: Census data

Costești (Romanian pronunciation: [kosˈteʃtʲ]) is a town in Argeș County, Wallachia, Romania. The population As of 2002 was 10,868.

The town administers six villages: Broșteni, Lăceni, Pârvu Roșu, Podu Broșteni, Smei and Stârci.