Ulieș

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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