Ulieș

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For the village in Hunedoara County, see Gurasada. For the village in Mureș County, see Râciu.
Ulieș
Kányád
Commune
Location of Ulieș
Location of Ulieș
Country  Romania
County Harghita County
Status Commune
Government
 • Mayor József Toró (Independent)
Area
 • Total 65.29 km2 (25.21 sq mi)
Population (2002)
 • Total 1,273
 • Density 19.49/km2 (50.5/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal Code 537340
Area code(s) +40 266

Ulieș (Hungarian: Kányád) is a commune in Harghita County, Romania. It lies in the Székely Land, an ethno-cultural region in eastern Transylvania.

Component villages[edit]

The commune is composed of eight villages:

In Romanian In Hungarian
Daia Székelydálya
Iașu Jásfalva
Ighiu Ége
Nicolești Miklósfalva
Obrănești Abránfalva
Petecu Petek
Ulieș Kányád
Vasileni Homoródszentlászló

Demographics[edit]

The commune has an absolute Székely Hungarian majority. According to the 2002 census it has a population of 1,273 of which 98.59% or 1,255 are Hungarian.[1]

References[edit]

Coordinates: 46°13′N 25°14′E / 46.217°N 25.233°E / 46.217; 25.233