- There is also another Romanian town
of the same name in Hunedoara County.
(,) is a commune in the Braşov County in the
centre of Romania, 16 km west of the county capital Braşov.
its founding around the year 1377 it was one of the most important
villages in the Burzenland area, were there was a strong
Transylvanian Saxon community.
According to 2002 census, the
commune had a population of about 5,200 inhabitants, by then
consisting of three villages:
- the main village of
- Colonia 1 Mai
12, 2004, the Holbav village became itself a separate commune.
External links County council's page about Vulcan Vulcan page at www.burzenland.de
CountyCommunes and villages in Transylvania