Albești, Constanța

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Albești
Commune
Albești is located in Romania
Albești
Albești
Location of Albești, Constanța
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Country  Romania
County Constanța County
Status Commune
Component villages Albești, Arsa, Coroana, Cotu Văii, Vârtop
Government
 • Mayor Gheorghe Moldovan (National Liberal Party[1])
Area
 • Total 156.91 km2 (60.58 sq mi)
Population (2011[2])
 • Total Increase3,250
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Website http://www.albesti.info

Albești (Romanian pronunciation: [alˈbeʃtʲ], meaning the "White (Village)" in Romanian) is a commune in Constanța County, Romania.

The commune includes five villages:

  • Albești (historical names: Turkish: Akbaş and Sarighiol)
  • Arsa (historical name: Capucci)
  • Coroana (historical names: Cadichioi, Turkish: Kadıköy)
  • Cotu Văii (historical names: Chiragi or Ciragi, Turkish: Kiracı)
  • Vârtop (historical name: Deliorucci)

Demographics

At the 2011 census, Albești had 3,154 Romanians (97.05%), 3 Hungarians (0.09%), 4 Roma (0.12%), 5 Turks (0.15%), 80 Tatars (2.46%), 4 others (0.12%).

References

  1. "Elected mayors at the 2012 local election" (PDF) (in Romanian). Central Electoral Committee. 15 June 2012. Retrieved 15 June 2012.CS1 maint: unrecognized language (link)<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. "Constanta County at the 2011 census" (PDF) (in Romanian). INSSE. February 2, 2012. Retrieved March 8, 2012.CS1 maint: unrecognized language (link)<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>