Location in Timiș County
|• Mayor (2020–2024)||Ilie Suciu (PNL)|
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The name Lenauheim has been official since 1926. It was also called Cetad or Cetat in Romanian; Schadat, Schaddat, or Tschatad in German; and Csatád in Hungarian. Bulgăruș is called Bogarosch in German and Bogarós in Hungarian. The German name for Grabaț is Grabatz, while in Hungarian, it is Garabos.
In 1865 Lenauheim had around 3,200 inhabitants. In 1940 the figure was 2,400, of whom 95% were ethnic Germans. After the Second World War, the proportion of Germans fell to 50%. In 1992, out of 1,400 inhabitants there were 346 Germans; in 2006, only 59.
Points of interest
- Lenau Memorial House: The birthplace of Nikolaus Lenau now hosts the Nikolaus Lenau Memorial House. An ethnographic collection of puppets wearing traditional Banat Swabian costumes is also on display in the museum.
- "Results of the 2020 local elections". Central Electoral Bureau. Retrieved 16 June 2021.
- "Populaţia stabilă pe judeţe, municipii, oraşe şi localităti componenete la RPL_2011" (in Romanian). National Institute of Statistics. Retrieved 4 February 2014.
- Varga E. Census statistics of ethnicity in the Timis County, 1880 - 1992
- Satul Lenauheim
- Situl oficial al comunei
- Sit alternativ al primăriei
- Imagine a bisericii din Lenauheim
- (in German) lenauheim.ro Sit în limba germană al locuitorilor din Lenauheim
- (in German) Lenauheim.de
- (in Romanian) Anuarul Socec al României Mari, 1924-1925 - de la Biblioteca Congresului S.U.A.