Vâlcea County

Romanian counties infobox
name=Vâlcea



coa=CoAValceaCounty.pngHistoric region=Wallachia
lDevelopment region=Sud-Vest
capital=Râmnicu Vâlcea
ind=VL
population=416,908
asof=2004
density=71.7
area=5,765
webc=http://www.cjvalcea.ro/
webp=http://www.prefecturavalcea.ro/
telpref=50

Vâlcea (also spelt "Vîlcea"; IPA2|'vɨl.ʧea) is a county (judeţ) of Romania, in the historical regions of Oltenia and Muntenia (both regions are separated by the Olt River). Its capital city is Râmnicu Vâlcea.

Demographics

In 2004, it had a population of 416,908 and the population density was 71.7/km².

*Romanians - over 98% [National Institute of Statistics, " [http://www.recensamant.ro/pagini/tabele/t40a.pdf "Populaţia după etnie"] "]
*Rromas, others.

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