Palanca, Bacău

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Palanca
Commune
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Palanca is located in Romania
Palanca
Palanca
Coordinates: 46°32′N 26°7′E / 46.533°N 26.117°E / 46.533; 26.117
Country  Romania
County Bacău County
Population (2002)[1] 3,764
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Palanca (Hungarian: Palánka) is a commune in Bacău County, Romania. It is composed of five villages: Cădărești (Magyarcsügés), Ciugheș (Oláhcsügés), Pajiștea (Gyepece), Palanca and Popoiu. According to the 2002 census, the commune's inhabitants are 99.5% Romanians and 0.5% Hungarians; they are 60.3% Romanian Orthodox and 39.7% Roman Catholic.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Romanian census data, 2002; retrieved on March 1, 2010

Coordinates: 46°32′N 26°07′E / 46.533°N 26.117°E / 46.533; 26.117