Carastelec

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Carastelec
Kárásztelek
Commune
Commune Carastelec in sălaj County
Commune Carastelec in sălaj County
Carastelec is located in Romania
Carastelec
Carastelec
Commune Carastelec in sălaj County
Coordinates: 47°18′N 22°42′E / 47.300°N 22.700°E / 47.300; 22.700
Country  Romania
County Actual Salaj county CoA.png Sălaj County
Commune Carastelec
Historic region Transylvania
Government
 • Mayor Faluvégi Francisc-Ştefan (Democratic Union of Hungarians in Romania)
Area 30.07 km2 (11.61 sq mi)
Population (2002)[1] 1,163
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Website www.carastelec.ro

Carastelec (Hungarian: Kárásztelek) is a commune located in Sălaj County, Romania. It is composed of two villages, Carastelec and Dumuslău (Szilágydomoszló).

At the 2002 census, 90.1% of inhabitants were Hungarians and 9.2% Romanians. 84.2% were Roman Catholic, 9.3% Romanian Orthodox, 3.4% Pentecostal and 2.8% Reformed.

Coordinates: 47°18′N 22°42′E / 47.300°N 22.700°E / 47.300; 22.700

References[edit]

  1. ^ Romanian census data, 2002; retrieved on March 1, 2010