Tomești, Timiș

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Tomești
Commune
Tomești is located in Romania
Tomești
Tomești
Coordinates: 45°47′N 22°18′E / 45.783°N 22.300°E / 45.783; 22.300
Country  Romania
County ROU Timis County CoA.svg Timiș
Government
 • Mayor Costel Medelean (PNL)
Population (2002)[1] 2,261
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Website http://www.tomesti.ro/

Tomești (German: Tomescht; Hungarian: Tomest) is a commune in Timiș County, Banat, Romania. It is composed of six villages: Baloșești (Balosest), Colonia Fabricii (Üveggyári telep), Luncanii de Jos (Bégalankás), Luncanii de Sus (Felsőbégalankás), Românești (Rumunyest) and Tomești.

History[edit]

Tomești was first documented in 1597, belonging to Hunedoara County. In 1620 it is mentioned as belonging to the Făget district.

Coordinates: 45°47′N 22°18′E / 45.783°N 22.300°E / 45.783; 22.300

References[edit]

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