Pogăceaua

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Pogăceaua
Location in Romania
Coordinates: 46°41′N24°18′E / 46.683°N 24.300°E / 46.683; 24.300 Coordinates: 46°41′N24°18′E / 46.683°N 24.300°E / 46.683; 24.300
CountryFlag of Romania.svg  Romania
County Mureș
Population
 (2011) [1]
2,117
Time zone EET/EEST (UTC+2/+3)
Vehicle reg. MS

Pogăceaua (Hungarian : Mezőpagocsa [ˈmɛzøːpɒɡotʃɒ] ) is a commune in Mureș County, Transylvania, Romania composed of ten villages: Bologaia (Balogéja), Ciulea (Csulja), Deleni (Ökröstó), Fântâna Babii, Pârâu Crucii, Pogăceaua, Scurta, Sicele, Valea Sânpetrului and Văleni.

It has a population of 1,983: 90% Romanians, 2% Hungarians and 8% Roma.

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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.