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Alba Iulia (Romanian pronunciation: [ˌalba ˈjuli.a] ; German: Karlsburg or Carlsburg, formerly Weißenburg, Hungarian: Gyulafehérvár, Latin: Apulum, Ottoman Turkish: Erdel Belgradı or Belgrad-ı Erdel) is a city located on the Mureş River in Alba County, Transylvania, Romania, with a population of 63,536 as of 2011. Since the High Middle Ages, the city has been the seat of Transylvania's Roman Catholic diocese. Between 1541 and 1690 it was the capital of the Eastern Hungarian Kingdom and the latter Principality of Transylvania. Alba Iulia is historically important for Hungarians, Romanians and Transylvanian Saxons. The city administers four villages: Bărăbanț (Borbánd), Micești (Ompolykisfalud), Oarda (Alsóváradja) and Pâclișa (Poklos).

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Alba Iulia in Romania offers a unique experience to travellers. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Alba Iulia*

  • Pollution Statistics in Alba Iulia

    Know the pollution level of Alba Iulia before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Alba Iulia: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Alba Iulia for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Alba Iulia.

    • Burglary and Theft 40 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 55 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 60 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 75 (High)
    • Car Stealing 45 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 50 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 65 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 30 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 45 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 40 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 55 (Moderate)
  • Living in Alba Iulia - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 43.28 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 49.14 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.04 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Alba Iulia

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Alba Iulia

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.14 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.05 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.31 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 63.19 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 51.81 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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