- Alexandria, Romania
map_caption1=Alexandria in Teleorman County
image_shield=CoA Alexandria RO.png
leader_party=Social Democratic Party
Alexandria is the capital city of the
Teleorman County, Romania. It is located south of Bucharest, towards the Bulgarian border. The city is situated on the VedeaRiver. The city has 58,651 inhabitants.
Alexandria in 1900
Its population in 1900 was 13,675. Its chief trade is in grain, dispatched by rail to the Danubian port of
Zimnicea, or by river to Giurgiu. Alexandria was named after its founder, Alexandru II Ghica, prince of Romania from 1834 to 1842.
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