Arcuș (Hungarian: Árkos [ˈaːrkoʃ]) is a commune in Covasna County, Transylvania, Romania. Composed of a single village, Arcuș, it became an independent commune when it split from Valea Crișului in 2004. Arcuș previously formed part of the Székely Land region of the historical Transylvania province.

Arcuș

Árkos
Unitarian Church
Unitarian Church
Coat of arms of Arcuș
Coat of arms
Location in Covasna County
Location in Covasna County
Arcuș is located in Romania
Arcuș
Arcuș
Location in Romania
Coordinates: 45°54′N 25°46′E / 45.900°N 25.767°E / 45.900; 25.767Coordinates: 45°54′N 25°46′E / 45.900°N 25.767°E / 45.900; 25.767
Country Romania
CountyCovasna
Government
 • MayorÁrpád Máthé (UDMR)
Population
 (2011)[1]
1,519
Time zoneEET/EEST (UTC+2/+3)
Vehicle reg.CV

DemographicsEdit

The commune has a Székely Hungarian majority. According to the 2011 census, it has a population of 1,527 of which 96.2% or 1,469 are Hungarian.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populaţia stabilă pe judeţe, municipii, oraşe şi localităti componenete la RPL_2011" (in Romanian). National Institute of Statistics. Retrieved 4 February 2014.