Craiova metropolitan area

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Craiova metropolitan area
Metropolitan area
Craiova Metropolitan Area in Romania.jpg
Country  Romania
County Stema judetului Dolj.svg Dolj
Central Municipality Craiova
Other cities Filiaşi, Segarcea
Other localities Almăj, Brădeşti, Breasta, Bucovăţ, Calopăr, Cârcea, Coşoveni, Coţofenii din Faţă, Gherceşti, Işalniţa, Malu Mare, Mischii, Murgaşi, Pieleşti, Predeşti, Şimnicu de Sus, Teasc, Terpeziţa, Ţuglui, Vârvoru de Jos, Vela
Functional 2009
Area
 • Total 1,498.6 km2 (578.6 sq mi)
Population (2011 census)
 • Total 356,544
 • Density 238/km2 (620/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal Code ??wxyz1
Area code(s) + x??2
1w, x, y, and z are digits that indicate the street, part of the street, or even the building of the address
2x is a digit indicating the operator: 2 for the former national operator, Romtelecom, and 3 for the other ground telephone networks

Craiova metropolitan area is a metropolitan area, founded on 11 February 2009, and formed by Craiova and other 23 other nearby communities. The population of this area is 356,544.[1]

As defined by Eurostat, the Craiova functional urban area has a population of 325,499 residents (as of 2015).[2]


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