Săveni

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Săveni
Town
Location of Săveni
Location of Săveni
Country  Romania
County Botoșani County
Status Town
Government
 • Mayor Tirzioru Petru Relu (National Liberal Party)
Area
 • Total 59.66 km2 (23.03 sq mi)
Population (2002)
 • Total 8,685
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Coordinates: 47°57′12″N 26°51′32″E / 47.95333°N 26.85889°E / 47.95333; 26.85889

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1930 4,953 —    
1948 6,470 +30.6%
1977 7,345 +13.5%
1992 8,475 +15.4%
2002 8,685 +2.5%
2011 6,704 −22.8%
Source: Census data

Săveni is a small town located in Botoșani County in the Moldavia region in northeastern Romania. It has a population of 8,685. There is an archaeology museum located in the town. Near Săveni at 47°56′2.27″N 26°50′19.58″E, there is a 210 metres tall guyed mast for FM-/TV-broadcasting.

The town administers five villages: Bodeasa, Bozieni, Chișcăreni, Petricani and Sat Nou.

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