Săsciori

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Săsciori
Location in Alba County
Location in Alba County
Săsciori is located in Romania
Săsciori
Săsciori
Location in Romania
Coordinates: 45°52′N 23°35′E / 45.867°N 23.583°E / 45.867; 23.583Coordinates: 45°52′N 23°35′E / 45.867°N 23.583°E / 45.867; 23.583
Country Romania
CountyAlba County
Population
(2002)[1]
 • Total5,954
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

Săsciori (German: Schweis, Sassenberg; Hungarian: Szászcsór) is a commune located in Alba County, Romania. It has a population of 5,954, and is composed of nine villages: Căpâlna (Sebeskápolna), Dumbrava (Sebeskákova), Laz (Sebesláz), Loman (Lomány), Pleși (Plesitelep), Răchita (Rekitta), Săsciori, Sebeșel (Sebeshely) and Tonea (Toneatelep).

Căpâlna village is the site of the Dacian fortress of Căpâlna.

References[edit]

  1. ^ (in Romanian) "Săsciori", at the Erdélyi Magyar Adatbank's Recensământ 2002; Retrieved on April 16, 2016.