Iași metropolitan area

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Iași Metropolitan Area
Metropolitan area
Iasi Metropolitan Area jud Iasi.png
Coordinates: 47°9′44″N 27°35′20″E / 47.16222°N 27.58889°E / 47.16222; 27.58889Coordinates: 47°9′44″N 27°35′20″E / 47.16222°N 27.58889°E / 47.16222; 27.58889
Country Romania
CountyActual Iasi county CoA.png Iași
Central MunicipalityIași
Functional2004
Area
 • Total1,159 km2 (447 sq mi)
Population
 (2011 census[1])
 • Total403,572
 • Estimate 
(2018)[2]
500,668
 • Density348/km2 (900/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal Code
70wxyz1
Area code(s)+40 x322
Websitehttp://www.zmi.ro/
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

The Iași Metropolitan Area is a metropolitan association in Iași County, Romania, that includes the municipality of Iași and 19 nearby communes.

It has a total surface of 1,159 km² (21.2%) of the 5,476 km² that the county has, and a population of 403,572 inhabitants (52.2%) out of the 772,348 in the county (as per 2011 census).[1]

As defined by Eurostat, with 500,668 residents (as of 2018), the Iași functional urban area is the second most populous in Romania (after Bucharest).[2]

History[edit]

Iași metropolitan area was constituted on 8 April 2004, to create a better business environment, to attract more consistent investments and to better coordinate environmental and infrastructure projects.

Communities[edit]

Cities[edit]

Communes[edit]

Transportation[edit]

Major airport[edit]

Airport IATA code ICAO code
Iași International Airport IAS LRIA

Major roads[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Population at 2011 Census" (in Romanian). INSSE. Retrieved 7 October 2020.
  2. ^ a b "Population on 1 January by age groups and sex - functional urban areas". Eurostat. Retrieved 7 October 2020.

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