Biled

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Biled
Coat of arms of Biled
Coat of arms
Biled is located in Romania
Biled
Biled
Coordinates: 45°53′N 20°58′E / 45.883°N 20.967°E / 45.883; 20.967
Country Romania
CountyROU Timis County CoA.svg Timiș
Government
 • MayorCristian Felician David (PSD)
Area
55.11 km2 (21.28 sq mi)
Population
 (2002)[1]
6,297
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

Biled is a commune in Timiș County, Romania. It is composed of a single village, Biled. It also included two other villages until 2004, when they were split off to form Șandra Commune.

Name[edit]

In German, it is known as Billed, in Hungarian as Billéd, and in Serbian as Билед / Biled.

Ethnic groups[edit]

In 2002, the population was composed of:[2]

  • Romanians (90.75%)
  • Roma people (3.04%)
  • Hungarians (2.89%)
  • Germans (2.76%)

Religion[edit]

In 2002, the population was composed of:[3]

  • Orthodox Christians (79.89%)
  • Roman Catholics (9.56%)
  • Pentecostals (8.06%)

See also[edit]

Coordinates: 45°53′N 20°58′E / 45.883°N 20.967°E / 45.883; 20.967

References[edit]

  1. ^ Romanian census data, 2002 Archived 2010-07-22 at the Wayback Machine; retrieved on March 1, 2010
  2. ^ [1]
  3. ^ [2]