Traian Vuia, Timiș

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Traian Vuia
Location in Timiș County
Location in Timiș County
Traian Vuia is located in Romania
Traian Vuia
Traian Vuia
Location in Romania
Coordinates: 45°48′N 22°4′E / 45.800°N 22.067°E / 45.800; 22.067Coordinates: 45°48′N 22°4′E / 45.800°N 22.067°E / 45.800; 22.067
CountryRomania
CountyTimiș
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2024) Vasile Petruescu[1] (PSD)
Area
69.76 km2 (26.93 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[2]
2,059
 • Density30/km2 (76/sq mi)
Time zoneEET/EEST (UTC+2/+3)
Vehicle reg.TM

Traian Vuia (until 1950, Bujoru; Hungarian: Bozsor) is a commune in Timiș County, Banat, Romania. It is composed of six villages: Jupani (Zsuppány), Săceni (Kisszécsény), Sudriaș (the commune center; Bégaszederjes), Surducu Mic (Kisszurdok), Susani (Bégaszuszány) and Traian Vuia.

It was the birthplace of inventor and aviator Traian Vuia (1872–1950). It was renamed to commemorate him after his death.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Results of the 2020 local elections". Central Electoral Bureau. Retrieved 16 June 2021.
  2. ^ "Populaţia stabilă pe judeţe, municipii, oraşe şi localităti componenete la RPL_2011" (in Romanian). National Institute of Statistics. Retrieved 4 February 2014.