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Sighetu Marmatiei

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Things to do: museums, religious sites
Sighetu Marmației, until 1964 Sighet, is a city in Maramureș County near the Iza River, in north-western Romania.GeographySighetu Marmației is situated along the Tisa river on the border with Ukraine, across from the Ukrainian town of Solotvyno. Neighboring communities include: Sarasău, Săpânța, Câmpulung la Tisa, Ocna Șugatag, Giulești, Vadu Izei, Rona de Jos and Bocicoiu Mare communities in Romania, Bila Cerkva community and the Solotvyno township in Ukraine (Zakarpattia Oblast). The city administers five villages: Iapa (Kabolapatak), Lazu Baciului (Bácsiláz), Șugău (Sugó), Valea Cufundoasă (Mélypatak) and Valea Hotarului (Határvölgy).The city's name derives from the traco-dacian word "zeget" which means castle or Hungarian name which means "island in Máramaros".DemographicsThe city has 37,640 inhabitants. Romanians - 82.2%Hungarians - 13%Ukrainians - 2.3%Roma - 1.5% According to the 1910 census, the city had 21,370 inhabitants; these consisted of 17,542 (82.1%) Hungarian speakers, 2,002 (9.4%) Romanian, 1,257 (5.9%) German, and 32 Ruthenian speakers. The number of Jews was 7981; they were included in the Hungarian and German language groups. There were 5850 Greek Catholics and 4901 Roman Catholics.
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