Aghireșu

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Aghireșu

Egeres
Commune
Ruins of Aghireșu castle
Ruins of Aghireșu castle
Location of the settlement on County map
Location of the settlement on County map
Aghireșu is located in Romania
Aghireșu
Location on Romania map
Coordinates: 46°52′21″N 23°14′30″E / 46.87250°N 23.24167°E / 46.87250; 23.24167Coordinates: 46°52′21″N 23°14′30″E / 46.87250°N 23.24167°E / 46.87250; 23.24167
Country Romania
CountyCluj County
StatusCommune
Settled1263
Commune seatAghireşu
VillagesAghireșu, Aghireșu-Fabrici, Arghișu, Băgara, Dâncu, Dorolțu, Inucu, Leghia, Macău, Ticu, Ticu-Colonie
Government
 • MayorLehene Sorin Gelu (PSD)
Area
 • Total105.79 km2 (40.85 sq mi)
Elevation
447 m (1,467 ft)
Population
 (July 1, 2007)[1]
 • Total7,156
 • Density68/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal Code
407005
Area code(s)+40 x64[2]
Websitehttp://www.cjcluj.ro/aghiresu/
Tămaşa wooden church, now located in Ticu-Colonie

Aghireșu (Hungarian: Egeres; German: Erldorf) is a commune in Cluj County, Romania.

The commune has an area of 105.79 km2 and a population of 7156 people (2007). It is composed of eleven villages: Aghireșu, Aghireșu-Fabrici (Egeres-gyártelep), Arghișu (Argyas), Băgara (Bogártelke), Dâncu (Dank), Dorolțu (Nádasdaróc), Inucu (Inaktelke), Leghia (Jegenye), Macău (Mákófalva), Ticu (Forgácskút) and Ticu-Colonie (Ferencbánya).

Demographics[edit]

According to the 2011 census, Romanians made up 53.3% of the population, Hungarians made up 37.9% and Roma made up 8.2%.[3]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Population as of July 1, 2007" (in Romanian). INSSE. April 4, 2008. Archived from the original on 29 April 2008. Retrieved 2008-05-04.
  2. ^ x is a digit indicating the operator: 2 for the former national operator, Romtelecom, and 3 for the other ground telephone networks
  3. ^ http://www.cluj.insse.ro/cmscluj/files%5Cdeclaratii%5CComunicat%20CLUJ%20-%20DATE%20PROVIZORII%20RPL%202011.pdf[permanent dead link]

References[edit]

  • Atlasul localităților județului Cluj (Cluj County Localities Atlas), Suncart Publishing House, Cluj-Napoca, ISBN 973-86430-0-7

External links[edit]

Media related to Aghireșu, Cluj at Wikimedia Commons