Borod, Bihor

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Borod
Commune
Location in Bihor County
Location in Bihor County
Borod is located in Romania
Borod
Borod
Location in Romania
Coordinates: 46°59′30″N 22°36′56″E / 46.99167°N 22.61556°E / 46.99167; 22.61556
Country  Romania
County Actual Bihor county CoA.png Bihor County
Commune Borod
Historic region Transylvania
Government
 • Mayor Sorin-Petru Sarca (since 2008) (Democratic Liberal Party)
Area 105,62 km2 (4,078 sq mi)
Population (2002)[1] 4,173
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Borod (Hungarian: Nagybáród) is a commune in Bihor County, northwestern Romania with a population of 4,022 people. It is composed of six villages: Borod, Borozel (Kisbáród), Cetea (Cséklye), Corniţel (Báródsomos), Şerani (Sárán) and Valea Mare de Criş (Felsőpatak).

Sights[edit]

  • Locul fosilifer de la Corniţel (Natural reserve 0,01 ha)[2]

Coordinates: 46°59′N 22°38′E / 46.983°N 22.633°E / 46.983; 22.633

References[edit]

  1. ^ Romanian census data, 2002; retrieved on March 1, 2010
  2. ^ apmbh.anpm.ro - Agenţia pentru Protecţia Mediului Bihor; retrieved on July 02, 2012 (Romanian)