Rusca Montană

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Rusca Montană
Commune
Location in Caraș-Severin County
Location in Caraș-Severin County
Rusca Montană is located in Romania
Rusca Montană
Rusca Montană
Location in Romania
Coordinates: 45°34′N 22°27′E / 45.567°N 22.450°E / 45.567; 22.450
Country  Romania
County Caraș-Severin County
Area
 • Total 154.68 km2 (59.72 sq mi)
Population (2002)[1]
 • Total 2,095
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Climate Cfb

Rusca Montană (Hungarian: Ruszkabánya; German: Rußberg or Ruskberg) is a commune in Caraș-Severin County, western Romania with a population of 2,095 people. It is composed of two villages, Rusca Montană and Rușchița (Ruszkica or Ruszkicatelep). It is situated in the historical region of Banat.

Rusca Montană is known for the marble deposits nearby, which include Rușchița marble.

References[edit]

  1. ^ (in Romanian) "Rusca Montană", at the Erdélyi Magyar Adatbank's Recensământ 2002; Retrieved on August 22, 2009

Coordinates: 45°34′N 22°27′E / 45.567°N 22.450°E / 45.567; 22.450