According to several sources documenting the first official document of the city of Balti as 1421. On 20 April 1818, Czar Alexander I ordered the city to become the city of Balti. And so, suddenly became the capital of Iasi county, which in 1887 changed its name in the county of Balti. After 1812, the town has evolved a lot and was famous for fairs that they hold. The city is located 138 km north of Chisinau, railway junction, is bordered by the cities Falesti Glodeni Riscani and Sîngerei, which is at a distance of 20-40 km.
Glodeni is located in northwestern Republic of Moldova, 168 km from the capital, 31 km west of Balti and 36 km from Balti rail between cities and Falesti Rascani. Area - 754 km2, population -64 600 inhabitants (1 January 2005). City-residence of the district - Glodeni mentioned documentary in 1673. The number of administrative-territorial units: -1 cities, towns in the composition of city -1, -18 common, localities in the composition of municipalities - 33.