Saraiu

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Saraiu
Commune
Saraiu is located in Romania
Saraiu
Saraiu
Location of Saraiu
Coordinates: 44°43′0″N 28°9′0″E / 44.71667°N 28.15000°E / 44.71667; 28.15000Coordinates: 44°43′0″N 28°9′0″E / 44.71667°N 28.15000°E / 44.71667; 28.15000
Country  Romania
County Constanța County
Status Commune
Component villages Saraiu, Dulgheru, Stejaru
Government
 • Mayor Dorinela Irimia[1] (National Union for the Progress of Romania)
Area
 • Total 113.57 km2 (43.85 sq mi)
Population (2011[2])
 • Total Decrease1,233
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Website http://www.primaria-saraiu.go.ro

Saraiu is a commune in Constanța County, Romania.

The commune includes three villages:

  • Saraiu (historical name: Turkish: Saray)
  • Dulgheru (Turkish: Dülger)
  • Stejaru (historical name: Carapelit, Turkish: Karapelit)

The territory of the commune also includes the former village of Albina (historical name: Balgiu), located at 44°43′36″N 28°12′00″E / 44.72667°N 28.20000°E / 44.72667; 28.20000, disestablished by Presidential Decree in 1977.

Demographics[edit]

At the 2011 census, Saraiu had 1,231 Romanians (99.84%), 2 others (0.16%).[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. Retrieved March 8, 2012.