Sâncraiu de Mureș

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Sâncraiu de Mureș

Marosszentkirály
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Location in Mureș County
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Sâncraiu de Mureș
Location in Romania
Coordinates: 46°33′N24°31′E / 46.55°N 24.52°E / 46.55; 24.52 Coordinates: 46°33′N24°31′E / 46.55°N 24.52°E / 46.55; 24.52
CountryFlag of Romania.svg  Romania
County Mureș
Government
  Mayor (20202024) Petru-Ionuț Budian [1] (PNL)
Population
 (2011) [2]
7,489
Time zone EET/EEST (UTC+2/+3)
Vehicle reg. MS

Sâncraiu de Mureș (Hungarian : Marosszentkirály, Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈmɒrossɛntkiraːj] meaning "Holy King on the Mureș River") is a commune in Mureș County, Transylvania, Romania composed of two villages:

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Around 1930, Cornățel (Egerszeg) village was merged into Sâncraiu de Mureș.

Demographics

The commune has an ethnically mixed population. According to the 2011 census, it has a population of 7,275 of which 64.52% or 4,694 are Romanians and 30.81% or 2,242 are Székely Hungarians.

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References

  1. "Results of the 2020 local elections". Central Electoral Bureau. Retrieved 10 June 2021.
  2. "Populaţia stabilă pe judeţe, municipii, oraşe şi localităti componenete la RPL_2011" (in Romanian). National Institute of Statistics. Retrieved 4 February 2014.