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Mureş (IPA: ['mu.reʃ], Hungarian: Maros) is a county (judeţ) of Romania, in the historical region of Transylvania. The capital of Mureş County is Târgu Mureş.

Mureş
Coat of arms of Mureş
Coat of arms
CountryRomania
Development regionCentru
Historic regionTransylvania
CapitalTârgu Mureş
Area
 • Total6,714 km2 (2,592 sq mi)
Population
 (2002)
 • Total580,851
 • Density87/km2 (220/sq mi)
Telephone code(+40) 265 or (+40) 365[1]
ISO 3166 codeRO-MS
WebsiteCounty Council
Prefecture

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GeographyEdit

Mureş County has an area of 6,714 km².

PopulationEdit

In 2002, about 582,000 people lived in Mureş County.

DivisionsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. The number used depends on the numbering system employed by the phone companies on the market.

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