Cogealac

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Cogealac
Commune
Cogealac is located in Romania
Cogealac
Cogealac
Location of Cogealac
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Country  Romania
County Constanţa County
Status Commune
Component villages Cogealac, Gura Dobrogei, Râmnicu de Jos, Râmnicu de Sus, Tariverde
Government
 • Mayor Gheorghe Alexa[1] (National Liberal Party)
Area
 • Total 238.25 km2 (91.99 sq mi)
Population (2011[2])
 • Total Decrease4,356
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Website http://www.primariacogealac.ro/

Cogealac is a commune in Constanţa County, Romania.

The commune includes six villages:

  • Cogealac (historical names: Domneşti, Turkish: Kocalak)
  • Gura Dobrogei (historical names: Câvârgic, Turkish: Kıvırcık)
  • Râmnicu de Jos
  • Râmnicu de Sus
  • Tariverde (historical name: Dorotea)

The territory of the commune also includes the former village of Colelia (Turkish: Kuleli), at Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found., disestablished by Presidential Decree in 1977. The former village was populated by Dobrujan Germans until 1942 and it is now the site of the Colilia Monastery.[3]

Demographics

At the 2011 census, Cogealac had 4,466 Romanians (98.89%), 4 Turks (0.09%), 46 others (1.02%).

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>
  3. (Romanian) Formula As, The Monastery Named After a Herb, accessed on March 13, 2012