Merghindeal

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Merghindeal
Commune
Merghindeal jud Sibiu.jpg
Merghindeal is located in Romania
Merghindeal
Merghindeal
Coordinates: 45°58′N 24°44′E / 45.967°N 24.733°E / 45.967; 24.733
Country  Romania
County Sibiu County
Population (2011)[1] 1,166
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Merghindeal (German: Mergeln; Hungarian: Morgonda) is a commune located in Sibiu County, Romania. It is composed of two villages, Dealu Frumos (formerly Șulumberg; Schönberg; Lesses) and Merghindeal. Each of these has a fortified church.

At the 2011 census, 78.8% of inhabitants were Romanians, 17% Roma, 2.7% Hungarians and 1.4% Germans.

Coordinates: 45°58′N 24°44′E / 45.967°N 24.733°E / 45.967; 24.733

References[edit]

  1. ^ Romanian census data, 2011; retrieved on March 17, 2012