Crucea, Constanța

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Crucea
Commune
Crucea is located in Romania
Crucea
Crucea
Location of Crucea, Constanţa
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Country  Romania
County Constanţa County
Status Commune
Component villages Crucea, Băltăgeşti, Crişan, Gălbiori, Şiriu, Stupina
Government
 • Mayor Gheorghe Frigioi (Social Democratic Party)
Area
 • Total 238.16 km2 (91.95 sq mi)
Population (2011[1])
 • Total Decrease2,785
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Website http://www.primaria-crucea.ro

Crucea is a commune in Constanţa County, Romania.

The commune includes six villages:

  • Crucea (historical name: Satişchioi, Turkish: Satışköy)
  • Băltăgeşti
  • Crişan (historical name: Capugi, Turkish: Kapıcı) - named after Marcu Giurgiu, also known as Crişan, one of the leaders of the 1784-1785 peasant revolt in Transylvania
  • Gălbiori (historical name: Sarâgea, Turkish: Sarıca)
  • Şiriu (historical name: Sublocotenent Măndoiu)
  • Stupina (historical name: Ercheşec, Turkish: Erkeşek)

Demographics

At the 2011 census, Crucea had 2,768 Romanians (99.39%), 5 Roma (0.18%), 7 Turks (0.25%), 5 others (0.18%).

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>