Deta, Romania

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Deta
Town
Roman Catholic church
Roman Catholic church
Coat of arms of Deta
Coat of arms
Deta is located in Romania
Deta
Deta
Location of Deta (town)
Coordinates: 45°24′0″N 21°13′12″E / 45.40000°N 21.22000°E / 45.40000; 21.22000Coordinates: 45°24′0″N 21°13′12″E / 45.40000°N 21.22000°E / 45.40000; 21.22000
Country  Romania
County Actual Timis county CoA.svg Timiș
Status Town
Government
 • Mayor Petru Roman (Liberal-Democratic Party)
Area
 • Total 33.81 km2 (13.05 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 5,963
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Website http://www.detatm.ro/

Deta is a town in Timiș County in Banat, western Romania. It administers a single village, Opatița.

Name[edit]

In German: Detta; in Hungarian: Detta; in Serbian: Дета / Deta. Opatița is known as Ungarisch-Opatitz in German, and as Magyarapáca in Hungarian.

Demography[edit]

In 2002: Romanians (4,150), Hungarians (1,143), Germans (389), Serbs (329), Roma (224).

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1977 6,937 —    
1992 7,121 +2.7%
2002 6,423 −9.8%
2011 5,963 −7.2%
Source: Census data

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