Peștera

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Peștera
Commune
Peștera is located in Romania
Peștera
Peștera
Location of Peștera
Coordinates: 44°11′0″N 28°8′0″E / 44.18333°N 28.13333°E / 44.18333; 28.13333Coordinates: 44°11′0″N 28°8′0″E / 44.18333°N 28.13333°E / 44.18333; 28.13333
Country  Romania
County Constanța County
Status Commune
Component villages Peștera, Ivrinezu Mare, Ivrinezu Mic, Izvoru Mare, Veteranu
Government
 • Mayor Marius Liviu Petre[1] (Independent)
Area
 • Total 194.90 km2 (75.25 sq mi)
Population (2011[2])
 • Total Decrease3,201
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Website http://www.comunapestera.ro

Peștera (Romanian pronunciation: [ˈpeʃtera], meaning "the cave" in Romanian) is a commune in Constanța County, Romania. It includes five villages:

  • Peștera
  • Ivrinezu Mare
  • Ivrinezu Mic
  • Izvoru Mare (historical name: Mamut-Cuius, Turkish: Mamutkuyusu)
  • Veteranu (historical name: Idris-Cuius, Turkish: İdriskuyusu)

Demographics[edit]

At the 2011 census, Pestera had 3,178 Romanians (99.28%), 18 Turks (0.56%), 4 Tatars (0.12%), 1 others (0.03%).[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Luptă strânsă pentru Consiliul Judeţean Constanţa între PSD şi PNL. Noua garnitură de primari" (in Romanian). Ziua de Constanța. 7 June 2016. Retrieved 7 June 2016. 
  2. ^ a b "Constanța County at the 2011 census" (PDF) (in Romanian). INSSE. February 2, 2012. Archived from the original (PDF) on March 24, 2012. Retrieved March 8, 2012.