Ungheni (Hungarian: Nyárádtő, Hungarian pronunciation: [’ɲaːraːdtøː]; German: Nyaradfluß) is a town in Mureş County, in central Romania. Its Romanian name until the 1960s was Niraşteu.
Six villages are administered by the town:
- Cerghid (Nagycserged)
- Cerghizel (Kiscserged)
- Moreşti (Malomfalva)
- Recea (Recsa)
- Şăuşa (Sóspatak)
- Vidrasău (Vidrátszeg)
The town is situated 11 km from the county capital Târgu Mureş and is the location of the Târgu Mureş International Airport.
|Source: Census data
The town has a population of 6,622. The ethnic breakdown is as follow:
Dispute over ownership. A Greek-Catholic church built around by a Romanian Orthodox church