Calvini

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Calvini
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St. Nicholas church in Bâscenii de Jos
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Calvini
Location in Romania
Coordinates: 45°14′45″N26°18′0″E / 45.24583°N 26.30000°E / 45.24583; 26.30000 Coordinates: 45°14′45″N26°18′0″E / 45.24583°N 26.30000°E / 45.24583; 26.30000
CountryFlag of Romania.svg  Romania
County Buzău
SubdivisionsBâscenii de Jos, Bâscenii de Sus, Calvini, Frăsinet, Olari
Government
  MayorCurelea Nicolae (since 2016) (PSD)
Population
 (2011) [1]
4,536
Time zone EET/EEST (UTC+2/+3)
Postal code
127130
Vehicle reg. BZ

Calvini is a commune in Buzău County, Muntenia, Romania. It is composed of five villages: Bâscenii de Jos, Bâscenii de Sus, Calvini, Frăsinet and Olari.

Notes

  1. "Populaţia stabilă pe judeţe, municipii, oraşe şi localităti componenete la RPL_2011" (in Romanian). National Institute of Statistics. Retrieved 4 February 2014.

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