Vânju Mare

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Vânju Mare
Vânju Mare is located in Romania
Vânju Mare
Vânju Mare
Location of Vinju Mare
Coordinates: 44°25′55″N 22°52′37″E / 44.43194°N 22.87694°E / 44.43194; 22.87694Coordinates: 44°25′55″N 22°52′37″E / 44.43194°N 22.87694°E / 44.43194; 22.87694
Country  Romania
County Mehedinţi County
Status Town
 • Mayor Vergica Teghiu (Social Democratic Party)
Population (2011)
 • Total 5,311
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Climate Cfb
Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1977 8,508 —    
1992 7,645 −10.1%
2002 7,074 −7.5%
2011 5,311 −24.9%
Source: Census data

Vânju Mare is a small town located in Mehedinți County, Romania. Four villages are administered by the town: Bucura, Nicolae Bălcescu, Oreviţa Mare and Traian. It is situated in the historical region of Oltenia.