Status County Capital
Area 57.36 km²
Local time Monday 9:19 AM
|County Ilfov County|
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
Population 21,960 (2011)
Weather 9°C, Wind W at 5 km/h, 78% Humidity
Buftea ([ˈbufte̯a]) is a town in Ilfov county, Romania, located 20 km north-west of Bucharest. With a population of 21,960, it is the smallest county capital of Romania by population. One village, Buciumeni, is administered by the town.
Map of Buftea 070000, Romania
The film studios MediaPro Pictures and the Buftea Palace of the Ştirbei family are located in Buftea.
Buftea is the hometown of Olympic bronze medalist and two-time European Champion rower Daniela Druncea.