Nicolae Bălcescu, Constanța

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Nicolae Bălcescu
Skyline of Nicolae Bălcescu
Nicolae Bălcescu is located in Romania
Nicolae Bălcescu
Nicolae Bălcescu
Location of Nicolae Bălcescu, Constanţa
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Country  Romania
County Constanţa County
Status Commune
Component villages Nicolae Bălcescu, Dorobanţu
 • Mayor Viorel Bălan (National Liberal Party[1])
 • Total 147.26 km2 (56.86 sq mi)
Population (2011[2])
 • Total Decrease4,419
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Nicolae Bălcescu is a commune in Constanţa County, Romania.

The commune includes two villages:

  • Nicolae Bălcescu (historical names: Danachioi, Turkish: Danaköy; Carol I) - named after the Romanian historian and revolutionary Nicolae Bălcescu
  • Dorobanţu (historical name: Turkish: Bilar'ar)


At the 2011 census, Nicolae Bălcescu had 4,298 Romanians (97.26%), 5 Hungarians (0.11%), 75 Roma (1.70%), 33 Tatars (0.75%), 8 others (0.18%).[2]


  1. "Elected mayors at the 2012 local election" (PDF) (in Romanian). Central Electoral Committee. 15 June 2012. Retrieved 15 June 2012.CS1 maint: unrecognized language (link)<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Constanta County at the 2011 census" (PDF) (in Romanian). INSSE. February 2, 2012. Retrieved March 8, 2012.CS1 maint: unrecognized language (link)<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>