Sărmașu

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Sărmașu
Nagysármás
Town
Wooden church
Wooden church
Coat of arms of Sărmașu
Coat of arms
Location of Sărmașu
Sărmașu is located in Romania
Sărmașu
Sărmașu
Coordinates: 46°45′13″N 24°10′0″E / 46.75361°N 24.16667°E / 46.75361; 24.16667Coordinates: 46°45′13″N 24°10′0″E / 46.75361°N 24.16667°E / 46.75361; 24.16667
Country  Romania
County Mureș County
Status Town
Government
 • Mayor Ioan Mocean (PNL)
Population (2011)
 • Total 6,833
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Sărmașu (Hungarian: Nagysármás; Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈnɒɟʃaːrmaːʃ]) is a town in Mureș County, central Transylvania, Romania. It administers seven villages: Balda (Báld), Larga (Lárga), Moruț (Marocháza), Sărmășel (Kissármás), Sărmășel-Gară (Bánffytanya), Titiana (Titiána) and Vișinelu (Csehtelke).

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
2002 7,493—    
2011 6,833−8.8%
Source: Census data

According to the 2011 census, the town has 6,833 inhabitants, divided among the following ethnic groups:[1]

  • Romanians (67.24%)
  • Hungarians (22.36%)
  • Roma (10.2%)

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