Pir, Satu Mare

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Pir
Szilágypér
Commune
Pir is located in Romania
Pir
Pir
Coordinates: 47°28′N 22°22′E / 47.467°N 22.367°E / 47.467; 22.367
Country  Romania
County Satu Mare County
Population (2002)[1] 1,769
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Pir (Hungarian: Szilágypér, Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈsilaːɟpeːr]) is a commune of 1,780 inhabitants situated in Satu Mare County, Romania. It is composed of three villages: Pir, Piru Nou (Kispér) and Sărvăzel (Peleszarvad).

Demographics[edit]

Ethnic groups (2002 census):[2]

According to mother tongue, 60.71% of the population speak Hungarian, while 39.11% speak Romanian as their first language.

Location of Pir in Satu Mare County

Coordinates: 47°28′N 22°22′E / 47.467°N 22.367°E / 47.467; 22.367

References[edit]

  1. ^ Romanian census data, 2002; retrieved on March 1, 2010
  2. ^ Romanian census data, 2002; retrieved on March 23, 2010