Bahnea

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Bahnea
Location in Romania
Coordinates: 46°22′N24°29′E / 46.367°N 24.483°E / 46.367; 24.483 Coordinates: 46°22′N24°29′E / 46.367°N 24.483°E / 46.367; 24.483
CountryFlag of Romania.svg  Romania
County Mureș
Government
  MayorIoan Jors (PNL)
Area
91.65 km2 (35.39 sq mi)
Elevation
300 m (1,000 ft)
Population
 (2011) [1]
3,739
  Density41/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zone EET/EEST (UTC+2/+3)
Area code 547055
Vehicle reg. MS
Website comunabahnea.ro

Bahnea (Hungarian : Bonyha; Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈbonihɒ] , until 1898 Szászbonyha; German: Bachnen) is a commune in Mureș County, Transylvania, Romania. It is composed of seven villages: Bahnea, Bernadea (Bernád), Cund (Kund; Reussdorf), Daia (Dányán), Gogan (Gógán), Idiciu (Jövedics), and Lepindea (Leppend).

The commune is located in the southern part of the county, on the border with Sibiu County, 16 km (9.9 mi) from Târnăveni and 26 km (16 mi) from the county seat, Târgu Mureș. It is traversed by the Târnava Mică river.

At the 2011 census, 35.1% of inhabitants were Roma, 33.3% Romanians, and 30.8% Hungarians.

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References

  1. "Populaţia stabilă pe judeţe, municipii, oraşe şi localităti componenete la RPL_2011" (in Romanian). National Institute of Statistics. Retrieved 4 February 2014.
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Bethlen Castle in Bahnea village
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Saints Michael and Gabriel Orthodox Church in Gogan
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Church in Idiciu