Location in Caraș-Severin County

Location in Romania

Coordinates: 45°22′N 22°15′E / 45.367°N 22.250°E / 45.367; 22.250
Country  Romania
County Caraş-Severin County
Population (2002)[1]
  Total 2,147
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
  Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Climate Cfb

Buchin (Hungarian: Bökény) is a commune in Caraş-Severin County, western Romania with a population of 2,147 people. It is composed of five villages: Buchin, Lindenfeld (Karánberek; German: Lindenfeld), Poiana (Sebesmező), Prisian (Perestyén) and Valea Timișului (Körpa). It is situated in the historical region of Banat.

Lindenfeld village has been depopulated since 1998.[2]


  1. (Romanian) "Buchin" Archived September 29, 2010, at the Wayback Machine., at the Erdélyi Magyar Adatbank's Recensământ 2002 Archived February 17, 2010, at the Wayback Machine.; retrieved August 21, 2009
  2. (Romanian) Ștefan Both, "Satul Lindenfeld, care nu mai are locuitori din 1998, renaşte din propria-i cenuşă ", Adevărul, September 10, 2012; accessed September 11, 2012

Coordinates: 45°22′N 22°15′E / 45.367°N 22.250°E / 45.367; 22.250

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