Acâș (Hungarian: Ákos, Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈaːkoʃ]; German: Fürstendorf) is a rural municipality of 2,827 inhabitants situated in Satu Mare County, Crișana, Romania. It is composed of four villages: Acâș, Ganaș (Gánás), Mihăieni (Krasznamihályfalva) and Unimăt (Újnémet).

Acâș
Ákos
Reformed church in Acâș
Reformed church in Acâș
Location in Satu Mare County
Location in Satu Mare County
Acâș is located in Romania
Acâș
Acâș
Location in Romania
Coordinates: 47°32′N 22°47′E / 47.533°N 22.783°E / 47.533; 22.783Coordinates: 47°32′N 22°47′E / 47.533°N 22.783°E / 47.533; 22.783
CountryRomania
CountySatu Mare
Area
63.78 km2 (24.63 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[1]
2,827
 • Density44/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zoneEET/EEST (UTC+2/+3)
Vehicle reg.SM

DemographicsEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1850 5,026—    
1880 4,650−7.5%
1890 4,945+6.3%
1900 5,503+11.3%
1910 5,833+6.0%
1920 5,268−9.7%
1930 5,784+9.8%
1941 6,295+8.8%
1956 6,256−0.6%
1966 5,760−7.9%
1977 5,230−9.2%
1992 4,705−10.0%
2002 2,859−39.2%
2011 2,827−1.1%
Source:Census Database[2]

Ethnic groups (2002 census):

According to mother tongue, 77.5% of the population speak Hungarian, while 22.3% speak Romanian as their first language.

Sister citiesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populaţia stabilă pe judeţe, municipii, oraşe şi localităti componenete la RPL_2011" (XLS). National Institute of Statistics.
  2. ^ Census Database
 
Ganaș village