Location in Mureș County
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Stânceni (Hungarian : Gödemesterháza, Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈɡødɛmɛʃtɛrhaːzɒ] ) is a commune in Mureș County, Transylvania, Romania that is composed of three villages: Ciobotani (Csobotány), Meștera (Mesterháza) and Stânceni. It has a population of 1,547: 82% Romanians, 17% Hungarians and 1% others.
Mureș County is a county (județ) of Romania, in the historical region of Transylvania, with the administrative centre in Târgu Mureș. The county was established in 1968, after the administrative reorganization that re-introduced the historical judeţ (county) system, still used today. This reform eliminated the previous Mureș-Magyar Autonomous Region, which had been created in 1952 within the People's Republic of Romania. Mureș county has a vibrant multicultural fabric that includes Hungarian-speaking Székelys and Transylvanian Saxons, with a rich heritage of fortified churches and towns.
Târgu Mureș is the seat of Mureș County in the Transylvania, Romania. It is the 16th largest Romanian city, with 134,290 inhabitants as of the 2011 census. It lies on the Mureș river, the second longest river in Romania.
The Székelys, sometimes also referred to as Szeklers, are a subgroup of the Hungarian people living mostly in the Székely Land in Romania. A significant population descending from the Székelys of Bukovina lives in Tolna and Baranya counties in Hungary and in certain districts of Vojvodina, Serbia.
The Mureș is a 789-kilometre-long (490 mi) river in Eastern Europe. Its drainage basin covers an area of 30,332 km2 (11,711 sq mi). It originates in the Hășmașu Mare Range in the Eastern Carpathian Mountains, Romania, rising close to the headwaters of the river Olt, and joins the Tisza at Szeged in southeastern Hungary. In Romania, its length is 761 km (473 mi) and its basin size is 27,890 km2 (10,770 sq mi).
The Magyar Autonomous Region (1952–1960) and Mureș-Magyar Autonomous Region (1960–1968) were autonomous regions in the People's Republic of Romania.
The Székely Land or Szeklerland is a historic and ethnographic area in Romania, inhabited mainly by Székelys. Its cultural centre is the city of Târgu Mureș (Marosvásárhely), the largest settlement in the region.
Pomorišje is a historical geographical region on the banks of the river Mureş that in the past has had a sizable ethnic Serb population. The region is mostly divided between Romania and Hungary, with small part of it in northern Serbia. Today, a Serb minority is present in parts of the region that are part of Romania and Hungary.
Chibed is a commune in Mureș County, Transylvania, Romania, composed of a single village, Chibed. It lies in the Székely Land, an ethno-cultural region in eastern Transylvania. The village is famous for the onion produced in the village and sold in front of the houses along the main road.
Corunca is a commune in Mureș County, Romania. It lies in the heart of Transylvania.
Ernei is a commune in Mureș County, Transylvania, Romania, composed of six villages:
Gornești is a commune in Mureș County, Transylvania, Romania composed of nine villages:
Hodoșa is a commune in Mureș County, Transylvania, Romania composed of four villages:
Sâncraiu de Mureș is a commune in Mureș County, Transylvania, Romania composed of two villages:
Sântana de Mureș is a commune in Mureș County, Transylvania, Romania, composed of four villages:
The Gudea Mare is a left tributary of the river Mureș in Transylvania, Romania. It discharges into the Mureș in Stânceni. Its length is 14 km (8.7 mi) and its basin size is 49 km2 (19 sq mi).
Rușii-Munți is a commune in Mureș County, Transylvania, Romania that is composed of four villages: Maiorești, Morăreni (Maroslaka), Rușii-Munți and Sebeș (Sebespatak).
Răstolița is a commune in Mureș County, Transylvania, Romania that is composed of five villages: Andreneasa (Andrástelep), Borzia (Borzia), Gălăoaia (Galonya), Iod (Jód) and Răstolița.
The Zebrac is a right tributary of the river Mureș in Transylvania, Romania. It discharges into the Mureș in Stânceni. Its length is 11 km (6.8 mi) and its basin size is 23 km2 (8.9 sq mi).
Alba County is a county (județ) of Romania located in the historic region of Transylvania. Its capital is Alba Iulia, a city with a population of 63,536.
The Defileul Mureșului Superior Natural Park is a protected area situated in Romania, in Mureş County,
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