Măgherani

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Măgherani

Nyárádmagyarós
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Location in Mureș County
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Măgherani
Location in Romania
Coordinates: 46°34′N24°54′E / 46.567°N 24.900°E / 46.567; 24.900 Coordinates: 46°34′N24°54′E / 46.567°N 24.900°E / 46.567; 24.900
CountryFlag of Romania.svg  Romania
County Mureș
Government
  MayorAntal Kacsó (UDMR)
Population
 (2011) [1]
1,309
Time zone EET/EEST (UTC+2/+3)
Vehicle reg. MS

Măgherani (Hungarian : Nyárádmagyarós or colloquially Magyarós, Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈɲaːraːdmɒɟɒroːʃ] ) is a commune in Mureș County, Romania composed of three villages:

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In 2004, Bereni, along with six other villages, broke away from Măgherani to form an independent commune.

History

It formed part of the Székely Land region of the historical Transylvania province. Until 1918, the village belonged to the Maros-Torda County of the Kingdom of Hungary. After the Treaty of Trianon of 1920, it became part of Romania.

Demographics

The commune has an absolute Hungarian majority. According to the 2011 Census it has a population of 1,270 of which 92.91% or 1,180 are Hungarian.

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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.