Ghergheasa

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Ghergheasa
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Location in Buzău County
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Ghergheasa
Location in Romania
Coordinates: 45°16′N27°12′E / 45.267°N 27.200°E / 45.267; 27.200 Coordinates: 45°16′N27°12′E / 45.267°N 27.200°E / 45.267; 27.200
CountryFlag of Romania.svg  Romania
County Buzău
SubdivisionsGhergheasa, Sălcioara
Government
  Mayor (20202024) Vasile Gheorghe [1] (PSD)
Population
 (2011) [2]
2,493
Time zone EET/EEST (UTC+2/+3)
Vehicle reg. BZ

Ghergheasa is a commune in Buzău County, Muntenia, Romania. It is composed of two villages, Ghergheasa and Sălcioara.

Notes

  1. "Results of the 2020 local elections". Central Electoral Bureau. Retrieved 15 June 2021.
  2. "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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