Băneasa, Constanța

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Băneasa
Town
Băneasa is located in Romania
Băneasa
Băneasa
Coordinates: 44°04′12″N 27°42′00″E / 44.07000°N 27.70000°E / 44.07000; 27.70000Coordinates: 44°04′12″N 27°42′00″E / 44.07000°N 27.70000°E / 44.07000; 27.70000
Country  Romania
County Constanța County
Status Town
Component villages Negureni, Făurei, Tudor Vladimirescu
Government
 • Mayor Paul Coliș[1] (Social Democratic Party)
Area
 • Total 109.70 km2 (42.36 sq mi)
Population (2011[2])
 • Total Decrease5,017
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Climate Cfb
Website http://www.primaria-baneasa.ro/

Băneasa (Romanian pronunciation: [bəˈne̯a.sa], historical name: Parachioi, Turkish: Paraköy) is a town in Constanța County, Romania.

Administration[edit]

The following villages are also administered by the town:

The former village of Cărpiniș (historical name: Ghiuvegea) was merged with the town of Băneasa (at the time a village) by the 1968 administrative reform.

The town also administered the village Valea Țapului (historical name: Turkish: Teke-Deresi), located at 43°58′39″N 27°43′35″E / 43.977622°N 27.726374°E / 43.977622; 27.726374, which was disestablished by Presidential Decree in 1977.[3][4]

Demographics[edit]

At the 2002 census, Băneasa had 4374 Romanians (81.8%), 963 Turks (18%), 14 Roma (0.2%) and 2 others. At the 2011 census, Băneasa had 3538 Romanians (70.52%), 1145 Turks (22.82%), 332 Roma (6.61%) and 2 others.

Location of Băneasa in the Constanţa County

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Luptă strânsă pentru Consiliul Judeţean Constanţa între PSD şi PNL. Noua garnitură de primari" (in Romanian). Ziua de Constanța. 7 June 2016. Retrieved 7 June 2016. 
  2. ^ "Constanța County at the 2011 census" (PDF) (in Romanian). INSSE. February 2, 2012. Archived from the original (PDF) on March 24, 2012. Retrieved March 8, 2012. 
  3. ^ (in Romanian) Dan Gheorghe's blog, The Canyon of the Virgins, accessed on February 20, 2012
  4. ^ Wikimapia, Location of Valea Ţapului, accessed on February 20, 2012