Ocna Sibiului

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Ocna Sibiului
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Coat of arms of Ocna Sibiului
Coat of arms
Location in Sibiu County
Location in Sibiu County
Ocna Sibiului is located in Romania
Ocna Sibiului
Ocna Sibiului
Location in Romania
Coordinates: 45°52′29″N 24°4′0″E / 45.87472°N 24.06667°E / 45.87472; 24.06667Coordinates: 45°52′29″N 24°4′0″E / 45.87472°N 24.06667°E / 45.87472; 24.06667
Country Romania
 • MayorGeorge-Claudiu Predescu[1] (PSD)
87.46 km2 (33.77 sq mi)
 • Density41/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zoneEET/EEST (UTC+2/+3)
Vehicle reg.SB
Historical population
1912 4,048—    
1977 5,048+24.7%
1992 4,423−12.4%
2002 4,184−5.4%
2011 3,372−19.4%
Source: Census data

Ocna Sibiului (German: Salzburg; Hungarian: Vízakna) is a town in the centre of Sibiu County, in southern Transylvania, central Romania, 10 km to the north-west of the county capital Sibiu. The town administers a single village, Topârcea (Tschapertsch; Toporcsa).

At the 2011 census, 89.4% of inhabitants were Romanians and 9.7% Hungarians.

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  1. ^ "Results of the 2016 local elections". Central Electoral Bureau. Retrieved 5 April 2020.
  2. ^ "Populaţia stabilă pe judeţe, municipii, oraşe şi localităti componenete la RPL_2011" (in Romanian). National Institute of Statistics. Retrieved 4 February 2014.