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Braşov ((IPA: [bra.'ʃov]); Hungarian: Brassó) is a county (judeţ) of Romania, in Transylvania. The capital of Braşov County is Braşov.

Braşov
County (Judeţ)
Skyline of Braşov
Coat of arms of Braşov
Coat of arms
Country Romania
Development region1Centru
Historic regionTransylvania
Capital city (Resedinţă de judeţ)Braşov
Government
 • TypeCounty Board
 • President of the County BoardAristotel Căncescu (National Liberal Party)
 • Prefect2Adriana Donţu
Area
 • Total5,363 km2 (2,071 sq mi)
Population
 (2002)
 • Total589,028
 • Density110/km2 (300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal Code
50wxyz3
Area code(s)+40 x684
Car PlatesBV5
WebsiteCounty Board
County Prefecture

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GeographyEdit

Braşov County has an area of 5,363 km².

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