- For the town in France, see Calan,
) is a town in Romania, in Hunedoara County, on the
Strei river valley, at 230 m altitude.
Census in 2002 - 13,318 inhabitants.
Sorted by nationality:
- 12,308 Romanians
- 774 Hungarians
- 57 Romas
Sorted by religion:
- 1,199 Roman-catholics
- 200 Reformed
- There was a village in Dacia. Archaeological evidence shows
that the place was inhabited for a long time.
- 1387 - First
mentioned in a document.
- 1961 - Călan became a town.