Subcetate

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For other uses, see Subcetate (disambiguation). For Sub Cetate village in the same county, see Zetea.
Subcetate
Commune
Subcetate is located in Romania
Subcetate
Subcetate
Coordinates: 46°51′N 25°26′E / 46.850°N 25.433°E / 46.850; 25.433
Country  Romania
County Harghita County
Population (2002)[1] 2,105
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Subcetate (Hungarian: Gyergyóvárhegy, Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈɟɛrɟoːvaːrhɛɟ]; German: Burgberg) is a commune in Harghita County, Romania.

Component villages[edit]

The commune is composed of four villages:

In Romanian In Hungarian
Călnaci Kalnács
Duda Dudád
Filpea Fülpe
Subcetate Gyergyóvárhegy

Population[edit]

According to the census in 2002 the commune had a population of 2105. Ethnic Romanians were the majority, with 1960 people (93%). Although Subcetate historically belongs to the Székely Land, only 100 Hungarians (5%) lived in the village in 2002. 94% of the population followed the Romanian Orthodox faith.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Romanian census data, 2002; retrieved on March 1, 2010
  2. ^ Romániai népszámlási adatok 2002

Coordinates: 46°51′N 25°26′E / 46.850°N 25.433°E / 46.850; 25.433