Botoșani (Romanian pronunciation: [botoˈʃanʲ] ( )) is the capital city of Botoșani County, in northern Moldavia,Romania. Today, it is best known as the birthplace of many celebrated Romanians, including Mihai Eminescu andNicolae Iorga.
Romanians: 98.1%As of 2011 census data, Botoșani has a population of 106,847, a decrease from the figure recorded at the 2002 census, making it the 19th largest city in Romania. The ethnic makeup was as follows:
Botoșani is served by Suceava “Ștefan cel Mare” Airport (SCV), located 30.5 km (19.0 mi) west of the city centre.