Chirnogeni

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Chirnogeni
Commune
Chirnogeni is located in Romania
Chirnogeni
Chirnogeni
Location of Chirnogeni
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Country  Romania
County Constanţa County
Status Commune
Component villages Chirnogeni, Credinţa, Plopeni
Government
 • Mayor Gheorghe Manta (Social Democratic Party)
Area
 • Total 116.06 km2 (44.81 sq mi)
Population (2011[1])
 • Total Decrease3,137
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Website http://www.primaria-chirnogeni.ro

Chirnogeni is a commune in Constanţa County, Romania.

The commune includes two villages:

  • Chirnogeni (historical name: Ghiuvenlia, Turkish: Güvenli), named after Chirnogi, whence many settlers came[2]
  • Credinţa (historical name: Sofular, Turkish: Sofular)
  • Plopeni (historical name: Cavaclar, Turkish: Kavaklar)

Demographics

At the 2011 census, Chirnogeni had 3,105 Romanians (98.98%), 26 Roma (0.83%), 4 Turks (0.13%), 2 others (0.06%).

References

  1. "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>
  2. Chirnogeni Village Hall, History of Chirnogeni, accessed on June 3, 2012