Situated 25 km away from the Municipality of Arad, the town of Pecica has recently joined the urban network of Romania. The administrative territory of the town lies in the western part of the Arad Plain, the town also administering the rural places of Bodrogu Vechi (Old Bodrogu), Sederhat and Turnu.

The population of the town is of 13,024 inhabitants, as found by the 2002 census.