Aghireșu

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Aghireșu
Egeres
Commune
Ruins of Aghireșu castle
Ruins of Aghireșu castle
Location of the settlement on County map
Location of the settlement on County map
Aghireșu is located in Romania
Aghireșu
Location on Romania map
Coordinates: 46°52′21″N 23°14′30″E / 46.87250°N 23.24167°E / 46.87250; 23.24167Coordinates: 46°52′21″N 23°14′30″E / 46.87250°N 23.24167°E / 46.87250; 23.24167
Country  Romania
County Cluj County
Status Commune
Settled 1263
Commune seat Aghireşu
Villages Aghireșu, Aghireșu-Fabrici, Arghișu, Băgara, Dâncu, Dorolțu, Inucu, Leghia, Macău, Ticu, Ticu-Colonie
Government
 • Mayor Lehene Sorin Gelu (PSD)
Area
 • Total 105.79 km2 (40.85 sq mi)
Elevation 447 m (1,467 ft)
Population (July 1, 2007)[1]
 • Total 7,156
 • Density 68/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal Code 407005
Area code(s) +40 x64[2]
Website http://www.cjcluj.ro/aghiresu/
Tămaşa wooden church, now located in Ticu-Colonie

Aghireșu (Hungarian: Egeres; German: Erldorf) is a commune in Cluj County, Romania.

The commune has an area of 105.79 km2 and a population of 7156 people (2007). It is composed of eleven villages: Aghireșu, Aghireșu-Fabrici (Egeres-gyártelep), Arghișu (Argyas), Băgara (Bogártelke), Dâncu (Dank), Dorolțu (Nádasdaróc), Inucu (Inaktelke), Leghia (Jegenye), Macău (Mákófalva), Ticu (Forgácskút) and Ticu-Colonie (Ferencbánya).

Demographics[edit]

According to the 2011 census, Romanians made up 53.3% of the population, Hungarians made up 37.9% and Roma made up 8.2%. [3]

References[edit]

  • Atlasul localităților județului Cluj (Cluj County Localities Atlas), Suncart Publishing House, Cluj-Napoca, ISBN 973-86430-0-7

External links[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Population as of July 1, 2007" (in Romanian). INSSE. April 4, 2008. Archived from the original on 29 April 2008. Retrieved 2008-05-04. 
  2. ^ x is a digit indicating the operator: 2 for the former national operator, Romtelecom, and 3 for the other ground telephone networks
  3. ^ http://www.cluj.insse.ro/cmscluj/files%5Cdeclaratii%5CComunicat%20CLUJ%20-%20DATE%20PROVIZORII%20RPL%202011.pdf