Location in Cluj County
|Metropolitan area||Cluj-Napoca metropolitan area|
|Villages incorporated||Floreşti, Luna de Sus, Tăuţi|
|• Mayor||Horia-Petru Șulea (Social Liberal Union)|
|• Total||61 km2 (24 sq mi)|
|• Density||358/km2 (930/sq mi)|
|Time zone||EET (UTC+2)|
|• Summer (DST)||EEST (UTC+3)|
|Area code(s)||+40 x641|
|1x is a digit indicating the operator: 2 for the former national operator, Romtelecom, and 3 for the other ground telephone networks
2used only on the plates of the vehicles that operate only in the city limits (like trolley buses, trams, utilitary vehicles, ATVs, etc.)
Floreşti (Hungarian: Szászfenes; German: Deutsch Branndorf) is a commune in Cluj County, Romania. It is composed of three villages: Floreşti, Luna de Sus (Magyarlóna) and Tăuţi (Kolozstótfalu) and is part of the Cluj-Napoca metropolitan area, being located less than 8 km west of Cluj-Napoca on DN1.
Benefiting from its proximity to Cluj-Napoca, the commune has seen a substantial development since the early 2000s, including a threefold increase in population, mainly due to several new residential developments. It was the most populous commune in Romania recorded at the 2011 census.
According to the 2011 census, the commune has 21,832 inhabitants, meaning that a 300% increase was recorded since the previous census of 2002 when 7,470 inhabitants were recorded. In terms of ethnic structure, the commune's population is composed of 78.8% Romanians, 15.1% Hungarians and 5.1% Roma.
- "Comunicat de presă privind rezultatele provizorii ale Recensământului Populaţiei şi Locuinţelor – 2011" (PDF). Cluj County Regional Statistics Directorate. 2012-02-02. Retrieved 2012-02-14.
- "Floreştiul, comuna cu cea mai mare populaţie din România". CityNews. 2012-11-02. Retrieved 2012-02-29.
- Varga E. Árpád: Erdély etnikai és felekezeti statisztikája (1850-1992) Retrieved 2007-05-10
- Transindex Recensamânt 2002 website Retrieved 2007-05-10