Situated halfway between the Romanian-Hungarian border and the the Municipality of Arad, the town of Pecica joined in 2004 the urban network of Romania.

Both de European route E68 and the A1 motorway crosses the town.

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.