Racoș

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Racoș
Alsórákos
Commune
Skyline of Racoș
Racos jud Brasov.jpg
Racoș is located in Romania
Racoș
Racoș
Coordinates: 46°5′N 25°32′E / 46.083°N 25.533°E / 46.083; 25.533
Country  Romania
County Brașov County
Population (2011)[1] 3,179
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Racoș (also Racoșul de Jos; German: Unter-Krebsdorf; Hungarian: Alsórákos) is a commune in Brașov County, Romania. It is composed of two villages, Mateiaș (Mátéfalva) and Racoș. At the 2011 census, 55% of inhabitants were Hungarians, 23.2% Romanians and 21.6% Roma. At the 2002 census, 33.4% were Reformed, 23.3% Romanian Orthodox, 21% Pentecostal, 17.7% Unitarian and 3.6% Roman Catholic.

Coordinates: 46°05′N 25°32′E / 46.083°N 25.533°E / 46.083; 25.533

References[edit]

  1. ^ Romanian census data, 2011 Archived 2013-07-23 at the Wayback Machine.; retrieved on March 17, 2012