Ion Corvin, Constanța

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Ion Corvin
Commune
Ion Corvin is located in Romania
Ion Corvin
Ion Corvin
Location of Ion Corvin, Constanţa
Coordinates: 44°7′0″N 27°48′0″E / 44.11667°N 27.80000°E / 44.11667; 27.80000Coordinates: 44°7′0″N 27°48′0″E / 44.11667°N 27.80000°E / 44.11667; 27.80000
Country  Romania
County Constanţa County
Status Commune
Component villages Ion Corvin, Brebeni, Crângu, Rariştea, Viile
Government
 • Mayor Dumitru Nedea (Social Democratic Party[1])
Area
 • Total 111.30 km2 (42.97 sq mi)
Population (2011[2])
 • Total Decrease1,929
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Website http://www.primaria-ioncorvin.ro/

Ion Corvin is a commune in Constanţa County, Romania. It includes five villages:

  • Ion Corvin - named after John Hunyadi (historical names: Cuzgun, Turkish: Kuzgun)
  • Brebeni (historical name: Ciucurchioi, Turkish: Çukurköy)
  • Crângu (historical names: Caramat until 1968, Turkish: Karamat)
  • Rariştea (historical names: Gura Orman, Bazarghian)
  • Viile (historical name: Beilic until 1964, Turkish: Beylik)

The territory of the commune also includes the former village of Mirceşti (historical name: Demircea), located at 44°8′0″N 27°48′0″E / 44.13333°N 27.80000°E / 44.13333; 27.80000, disestablished by Presidential Decree in 1977.

Demographics[edit]

At the 2011 census, Ion Corvin had 1,844 Romanians (95.59%), 26 Roma (1.35%), 57 Turks (2.95%), 2 others (0.10%).[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Elected mayors at the 2012 local election" (in Romanian). Central Electoral Committee. 15 June 2012. Retrieved 15 June 2012. 
  2. ^ a b "Constanta County at the 2011 census" (in Romanian). INSSE. February 2, 2012. Retrieved March 8, 2012.