Augustin, Brașov

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Augustin
Commune
Augustin is located in Romania
Augustin
Augustin
Coordinates: 46°3′N 25°33′E / 46.050°N 25.550°E / 46.050; 25.550
Country  Romania
County Braşov County
Population (2011)[1] 1,860
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Augustin (German: Agestendorf; Hungarian: Ágostonfalva) is a commune in Braşov County, Romania. It is composed of a single village, Augustin. Formerly part of Ormeniş, it was split off in 2005 to form a separate commune.

The village is located in the southern part of the Baraolt basin, on the left bank of the Olt River. Located 475 m above sea level, it is 50 km away from Brașov, the county seat.

At the 2011 census, 51.8% of inhabitants were Roma, 46% Romanians and 2.2% Hungarians.

Coordinates: 46°03′N 25°33′E / 46.050°N 25.550°E / 46.050; 25.550

References[edit]

  1. ^ (Romanian) Populaţia stabilă după etnie - judeţe, municipii, oraşe, comune, National Institute of Statistics; accessed June 21, 2014