Ulieș

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For the village in Hunedoara County, see Gurasada. For the village in Mureş County, see Râciu.
Ulieş
Kányád
Commune
Location of Ulieş
Location of Ulieş
Country  Romania
County Harghita County
Status Commune
Government
 • Mayor József Toró (Independent)
Area
 • Total 65.29 km2 (25.21 sq mi)
Population (2002)
 • Total 1,273
 • Density 19.49/km2 (50.5/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal Code 537340
Area code(s) +40 266

Ulieş (Hungarian: Kányád) is a commune in Harghita County, Romania. It lies in the Székely Land, an ethno-cultural region in eastern Transylvania.

Component villages[edit]

The commune is composed of eight villages:

In Romanian In Hungarian
Daia Székelydálya
Iaşu Jásfalva
Ighiu Ége
Nicoleşti Miklósfalva
Obrăneşti Abránfalva
Petecu Petek
Ulieş Kányád
Vasileni Homoródszentlászló

Demographics[edit]

The commune has an absolute Székely Hungarian majority. According to the 2002 census it has a population of 1,273 of which 98.59% or 1,255 are Hungarian.[1]

References[edit]

Coordinates: 46°13′N 25°14′E / 46.217°N 25.233°E / 46.217; 25.233