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Sturdza manor in Salcea
Sturdza manor in Salcea
Coat of arms of Salcea
Coat of arms
Coordinates: 47°39′0″N 26°22′12″E / 47.65000°N 26.37000°E / 47.65000; 26.37000Coordinates: 47°39′0″N 26°22′12″E / 47.65000°N 26.37000°E / 47.65000; 26.37000
Country  Romania
County Suceava County
Status Town
 • Total 40 km2 (20 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 8,770
 • Density 219/km2 (570/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Climate Dfb

Salcea is a town in Suceava County, in the Moldavia region of northern Romania, with a population of 9,015. It administers four villages: Mereni, Plopeni, Prelipca and Văratec. Salcea was declared a town in 2004.

The town is located at about 11 kilometers east of Suceava and it is best known for the Suceava Airport located nearby.

Historical population
2002 8,719—    
2011 9,015+3.4%
Source: Census data


  1. ^ "Suceava County at the 2011 census" (PDF) (in Romanian). INSSE. February 2, 2012. Archived from the original (PDF) on June 4, 2013. Retrieved March 12, 2012. 

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