Bucharest, Municipiul Bucureşti, Bucureşti

Capital and largest city of Romania

Bucharest Quick Facts

Population : 1,929,000
Country : Principality of Wallachia
State : Bucureşti
County : Municipiul Bucureşti
Office held by head of government : Mayor of Bucharest
Postal code : 010011–062397
Plate code : B
Area : 226 km2
Official name : București
Continent : Europe
Legislative body : Bucharest City Council
Altitude : 230 feet / 70 meters
Capital city : Bucharest is capital of National Legionary State
Establishment : January 01, 1459 (562 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC+02:00
Local time : 02:23:18 (24th January 2021)

  • Adriean Videanu , 2008 2005 -
  • Nicușor Dan , 29 October, 2020 -
  • Eftimie Diamandescu , 1 September, 1870 1 February, 1870 -
  • Gheorghe Grigore Cantacuzino , 31 January, 1870 1 May, 1869 -
  • Panait Iatropol , 1 May, 1869 1 November, 1868 -
  • Traian Băsescu , 20 December, 2004 26 June, 2000 -
  • Adriean Videanu , 1 June, 2008 1 April, 2005 -
  • Sorin Oprescu , 15 September, 2015 18 June, 2008 -
  • Panait Costache , 1 November, 1868 1 March, 1867 -
  • Dimitrie Brătianu , 28 February, 1867 1 March, 1866 -
  • Constantin I. Iliescu , 1 March, 1866 1 November, 1865 -
  • Q18549216 , 14 October, 1865 7 August, 1864 -
  • Barbu Petrescu , 22 December, 1989 7 February, 1989 -
  • Dan Predescu , 23 July, 1990 20 January, 1990 -
  • Ștefan-Constantin Ciurel , 16 November, 1990 24 July, 1990 -
  • Nicolae Viorel Oproiu , 2 September, 1991 18 November, 1990 -
  • Doru Viorel Pană , 23 February, 1992 3 September, 1991 -
  • Crin Halaicu , 19 June, 1996 23 February, 1992 -
  • Victor Ciorbea , 12 December, 1996 19 June, 1996 -
  • Viorel Lis , 26 June, 2000 13 November, 1998 16 January, 1997 -
  • Traian Băsescu , 2004 2000 -
  • Sorin Oprescu , 2014 2008 -
  • Gabriela Firea , 29 October, 2020 23 June, 2016 -

Year Population Method
1798 30,000 2011-10-31T00:00:00Z
1800 32,000 2011-10-31T00:00:00Z
1831 61,000 2011-10-31T00:00:00Z
1859 122,000 2011-10-31T00:00:00Z
1877 178,000 census
1900 282,000 census
1918 383,000 2011-10-31T00:00:00Z
1930 639,000 2011-10-31T00:00:00Z
1956 1,237,000 2011-10-31T00:00:00Z
1966 1,452,000 2011-10-31T00:00:00Z
1977 1,807,000 2011-10-31T00:00:00Z
1992 2,067,000 2011-10-31T00:00:00Z
1998 2,029,000 2011-10-31T00:00:00Z
2002 1,926,000 2011-10-31T00:00:00Z
2005 1,929,000 2011-10-31T00:00:00Z

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Map & Images (more maps)

Bucarest 1926
Bucarest 1926
Bucarest In Europe Map 2
Bucarest In Europe Map 2
Bucharest (1980)
Bucharest (1980)
Bucharest In the Sixties
Bucharest In the Sixties
Bucharestring Strecke
Bucharestring Strecke
Bucuresti 1886
Bucuresti 1886
Bucuresti 1897
Bucuresti 1897
Bucuresti 1941
Bucuresti 1941
Bucurestiro Map
Bucurestiro Map
Bukarest 1911
Bukarest 1911
Cismigiu Garden Bucharest 1
Cismigiu Garden Bucharest 1
Cotroceni Harta 1895
Cotroceni Harta 1895
Harta Turistica Bucuresti
Harta Turistica Bucuresti
Sectoarebuc
Sectoarebuc
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Sector1buc
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Sector2buc
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Sector3buc
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Sector4buc
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Sector5buc
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Sector6buc
Sectors By Mayor Party
Sectors By Mayor Party

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