Vidra, Alba

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Vidra
Commune
Location in Alba County
Location in Alba County
Vidra is located in Romania
Vidra
Vidra
Location in Romania
Coordinates: 46°22′02″N 22°52′57″E / 46.36722°N 22.88250°E / 46.36722; 22.88250Coordinates: 46°22′02″N 22°52′57″E / 46.36722°N 22.88250°E / 46.36722; 22.88250
Country  Romania
County Alba County
Population (2002)[1]
 • Total 1,964
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Vidra (Hungarian: Alsóvidra or Kisaranyos) is a commune, located in Alba County, Romania. It is the commune with the second highest number of villages (39) in Romania. These are: Băi, Bobărești, Bogdănești, Bordeștii Poieni, Culdești, Dealu Goiești, Dos, Dosu Luncii, Dosu Văsești, Drăgoiești-Luncă, Ficărești, Gligorești, Goiești, Haiducești, Hărăști, Hoancă, Jeflești, Lunca, Lunca Bisericii, Lunca de Jos, Lunca Goiești, Lunca Vesești, Modolești, Nemeși, Oidești, Pitărcești, Pleșcuța, Poieni, Ponorel, Puiulețești, Runc, Segaj, Urdeș, Vâlcăneasa, Vâlcești, Valea Morii, Vârtănești, Văsești and Vidra. It also included Vidra de Sus and other villages until 1924, when they were split off to form Avram Iancu Commune.

Its current mayor, as of 2006, is Ioan Alexandru Resiga.

References[edit]

  1. ^ (Romanian) "Vidra", at the Erdélyi Magyar Adatbank's Recensământ 2002; Retrieved on September 4, 2009