Hodoșa

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For the village in Harghita County, see Sărmaș.
Hodoșa
Székelyhodos
Commune
Location of Hodoșa
Location of Hodoșa
Coordinates: 46°38′0″N 24°49′0″E / 46.63333°N 24.81667°E / 46.63333; 24.81667Coordinates: 46°38′0″N 24°49′0″E / 46.63333°N 24.81667°E / 46.63333; 24.81667
Country  Romania
County Mureş County
Status Commune
Government
 • Mayor Sándor Orbán (Democratic Union of Hungarians in Romania)
Population (2002)
 • Total 1,420
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Hodoșa (Hungarian: Székelyhodos or colloquially Hodos, Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈseːkɛjhodoʃ]) is a commune in Mureș County, Romania composed of four villages:

  • Hodoșa
  • Ihod / Ehed
  • Isla / Iszló
  • Sâmbriaș / Jobbágytelke

It formed part of the Székely Land region of the historical Transylvania province. Until 1918, the village belonged to the Maros-Torda County of the Kingdom of Hungary. After the Treaty of Trianon of 1920, it became part of Romania.

Demographics[edit]

The commune has an absolute Székely Hungarian majority. According to the 2002 census, it has a population of 1,420 of which 91.06% or 1,293 are Hungarian.

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