Șercaia

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Șercaia
Commune
Church in Vad village
Church in Vad village
Sercaia jud Brasov.jpg
Șercaia is located in Romania
Șercaia
Șercaia
Coordinates: 45°50′N 25°8′E / 45.833°N 25.133°E / 45.833; 25.133
Country  Romania
County Brașov County
Population (2011)[1] 2,733
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Șercaia (German: Schirkanyen; Hungarian: Sárkány; Turkish: Saruhan) is a commune in Brașov County, Romania. It is composed of three villages: Hălmeag (Halmagen; Halmágy; Halmaç), Șercaia and Vad (Waadt, Waden; Vád).

At the 2011 census, 84% of inhabitants were Romanians, 10.6% Hungarians, 3.7% Roma and 0.8% Germans.

Natives[edit]

Coordinates: 45°50′N 25°08′E / 45.833°N 25.133°E / 45.833; 25.133

References[edit]

  1. ^ Romanian census data, 2011; retrieved on March 17, 2012