Beica de Jos

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Beica de Jos
Location in Romania
Coordinates: 46°44′N24°48′E / 46.733°N 24.800°E / 46.733; 24.800 Coordinates: 46°44′N24°48′E / 46.733°N 24.800°E / 46.733; 24.800
CountryFlag of Romania.svg  Romania
County Mureș
Government
  MayorMaria Moldovan (PSD)
Area
45.69 km2 (17.64 sq mi)
Population
 (2011) [1]
2,305
  Density50/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zone EET/EEST (UTC+2/+3)
Vehicle reg. MS
Website beica.ro

Beica de Jos (Hungarian : Alsóbölkény, pronounced  [ˈɒlʃoːbølkeːɲ] ) is a commune in Mureș County, Transylvania, Romania. It is composed of six villages: Beica de Jos, Beica de Sus (Felsőbölkény), Căcuciu (Görgénykakucs), Nadășa (Görgénynádas), Sânmihai de Pădure (Szentmihály) and Șerbeni (Soropháza).

The commune is located in the north-central part of the county, on the eastern edge of the Transylvanian Plateau, at the foot of the Gurghiu Mountains. It lies at a distance of 7 km (4.3 mi) from Reghin, 34 km (21 mi) from Sovata, and 40 km (25 mi) from the county seat, Târgu Mureș. The rivers Beica and Nadășa flow through the commune. Its neighbors are the city of Reghin and the communes Petelea, Gurghiu, Chiheru de Jos, Hodoșa, and Gornești. [2]

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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.
  2. "Primăria Beica de Jos: Situare geografică". beica.ro (in Romanian). Beica de Jos townhall. Retrieved July 7, 2021.
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Wooden church in Beica de Jos
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Catholic church in Beica de Jos (1742)
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Catholic church in Beica de Jos (1938)