Main Births etc
Former names: Sângiorgiul Român,
Sângeorzul Român
Hungarian: Oláhszentgyörgy,

German: Rumänisch-Sankt-Görgen,
Sankt-Jörgen, Sankt Georgen, Georgenau
—  Town  —
City hall of Sângeorzbăi

Coat of arms
Location of Sângeorz-Băi in Bistrița-Năsăud County

Sângeorz-Băi is located in Romania
Location of Sângeorz-Băi in Romania
Coordinates: 47°22′12″N 24°40′48″E / 47.37, 24.68
Country  Romania
County Actual Bistrita-Nasaud county CoA.png Bistrița-Năsăud
Subordinated villages
 • Mayor Roland-Marius Venig (PSD)
 • Total 146.21 km2 (56.45 sq mi)
Elevation 446 m (1,463 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 9 679
 • Density 66.20/km2 (171.5/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Sângeorz-Băi (Former names: Sângiorgiul Român, Sângeorzul Român; Hungarian: Oláhszentgyörgy, Naszódszentgyörgy; German: Rumänisch-Sankt-Görgen, Sankt-Jörgen, Sankt Georgen, Georgenau, Sankt Georgenstadt) is a well-known spa resort and town in the beautiful mountain region of Bistrița-Năsăud County in Transylvania, Romania. The town administers two villages, Cormaia and Valea Borcutului.

The town lies on the banks of the Someșul Mare River and is popular with visitors seeking rural tranquillity, traditional hospitality, and the unspoilt Romanian country side around the Cormaia River valley.

At the 2002 census, 97.8% of inhabitants were Romanians, 1.5% Gypsies and 0.5% Hungarians. 73.1% were Romanian Orthodox, 19.7% Pentecostal and 5.9% Greek-Catholic.

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