Cristești, Mureș

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Cristeşti
Maroskeresztúr
Commune
Skyline of Cristeşti
Cristeşti is located in Romania
Cristeşti
Cristeşti
Location of Cristeşti, Mureş
Coordinates: 46°30′0″N 24°29′0″E / 46.50000°N 24.48333°E / 46.50000; 24.48333Coordinates: 46°30′0″N 24°29′0″E / 46.50000°N 24.48333°E / 46.50000; 24.48333
Country  Romania
County Mureş County
Status Commune
Government
 • Mayor Ioan Sânpălean
Population (2002)
 • Total 5,591
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Cristeşti (Hungarian: Maroskeresztúr, Hungarian pronunciation: [mɒroʃkɛrstuːr]) is a commune in Mureş County, Romania that is composed of two villages:

  • Cristeşti
  • Vălureni / Székelykakasd

Demographics[edit]

The commune has a relative Székely Hungarian majority. According to the 2002 Census it has a population of 5,591 of which 49.49% or 2,767 are Hungarian. 2,421 or 43.3% are Romanians.

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