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Jichișu de Jos (Hungarian: Alsógyékényes; German: Unterrohrbach) is a commune in Cluj County, Romania. It is composed of five villages: Codor (Kodor), Jichișu de Jos, Jichișu de Sus (Felsőgyékényes), Șigău (Sajgó) and Tărpiu (Szekerestörpény).

Jichișu de Jos
Location in Cluj County
Location in Cluj County
Jichișu de Jos is located in Romania
Jichișu de Jos
Location on Romania map
Coordinates: 47°08′06″N 23°48′11″E / 47.13500°N 23.80306°E / 47.13500; 23.80306Coordinates: 47°08′06″N 23°48′11″E / 47.13500°N 23.80306°E / 47.13500; 23.80306
Country Romania
CountyCluj County
Commune seatJichișu de Jos
VillagesCodor, Jichișu de Jos, Jichișu de Sus, Șigău
 • MayorAlexa Prodan
 • Total43.26 km2 (16.70 sq mi)
 (July 1, 2007)[1]
 • Total1,258
 • Density29/km2 (75/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Area code(s)+40 x64[2]


According to the census from 2002 there was a total population of 1,327 people living in this commune. Of this population, 99.54% are ethnic Romanians, 0.30% ethnic Romani and 0.15% are ethnic Hungarians.[3]


  1. ^ "Population as of July 1, 2007" (in Romanian). INSSE. April 4, 2008. Archived from the original on August 7, 2010. Retrieved 2008-05-04.
  2. ^ x is a digit indicating the operator: 2 for the former national operator, Romtelecom, and 3 for the other ground telephone networks
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