Where is Romania?

Romania is located in the Eastern Europe region at latitude 45.943161 and longitude 24.96676 and is part of the European continent.

The DMS coordinates for the center of the country are:

  • 45° 56' 35.38'' N
  • 24° 58' 0.34'' E

You can see the location of Romania on the world map below:

Romania Neighboring Countries

The neighboring countries of Romania (RO) are:

  1. Bulgaria (BG)
  2. Hungary (HU)
  3. Moldova (the Republic of) (MD)
  4. Serbia (RS)
  5. Ukraine (UA)

Maritime Borders

Romania borders with the Black Sea.

Romania Related Content

Romania Key Facts

CoordinatesLatitude: 45.943161
Longitude: 24.96676
Country CodesAlpha 2: RO
Alpha 3: ROU
Country Flag Emoji🇷🇴
Int. Phone Prefix+40
Capital cityBucharest
Eastern Europe
Country Area238,391 sq km
Population 202119,115,146
World Rank: 62
Median Age41.9
Life expectancy74.2
Major languagesRomanian (official) 85.4%, Hungarian 6.3%, Romani 1.2%, other 1%, unspecified 6.1% (2011 est.)
UTC/GMT TimeNumber of time zones: 1
  • UTC+02:00
Internet TLD.ro
Biggest AirportHenri Coanda International Airport (OTP)
Average temperature8.80 °C
47.84 °F
Administrative Divisions41 departments 1 municipality
Political systemParliamentary democracy

Romania Economy Facts

World Bank Income GroupHigh income
World Bank RegionEurope & Central Asia
CurrencyRomania Leu (RON)
GDP in 2020$249.5 (billions of USD)
World Rank: 44
GDP per capita in 2020$12,957
World Rank: 58
Major Industries / Economic SectorsManufacturing, services, agriculture, energy
Top 5 Import CountriesGermany, Italy, Hungary, France, China
Top 5 Export CountriesGermany, Italy, Hungary, France, United States

Biggest Cities in Romania

Here are the largest cities in Romania based on 2021 population data:

City Population
Bucharest 1,883,425
Cluj-Napoca 324,576
Timisoara 319,279
Brasov 290,743
Iasi 290,422
Constanta 283,872
Craiova 269,506
Galati 249,432
Ploiesti 209,945
Oradea 196,367

Map of Romania with the Largest Cities

Other Countries in the Eastern Europe Region