- First documentary attestation in 1228, under the name of REGUN;

- Locality rise at position of municipality in 1994;

- The locality is situated into the intersection area of 46 46'33'' parallel northern latitude with     24 42'30'' meridian eastern longitude, at the confluence of rivers Mures and Gurghiu;

- The average altitude is 395 meters with specific relief of Reghin's depression;

- At Reghin the flow of Mures river is 28- 37 cm/sec, having the level between 1 and 3 meters;

- The locality is traversed by the national roads DN 15 (Tg. Mures- Reghin- Toplita), DN 16 (Reghin- Cluj) and DN 16A (Reghin- Bistrita) and county roads towards Gurghiu- Jabenita- Lapusna, Ideciu de Jos, Dedrad- Batos;

- The railway circulation is ensured by the railway Razboieni- Deda;

- The population, according to the last census, counts 36,173 inhabitants.


- Geographical marks:

 

  • total area of the Municipality is 5.609 ha- according to cadastral evidence:
  • arable area: 2.208 ha;
  • area of pasture land: 462 ha;
  • area of hay fields: 397 ha;
  • area of vineyards:59 ha;
  • area of orchards: 905 ha;
  • area of forests: 624 ha;
  • area of waters: 139 ha;
  • roads area: 193 ha.

 

- Economic marks:

 

  • big joint- stock companies with private or state capital: 11;
  • small and medium join- stock companies: 1.272;
  • join- stock companies with activities in construction: 8;
  • join- stock companies with activities in agriculture:   
  • vegetable cultures: 8;
  • breeding: 10;
  • family association: 275;
  • authorized natural persons: 320;

 

- 53 Non Governmental Organizations:

 

  • agriculture: 3;
  • nature protection- environment: 12;
  • social: 15;
  • Romanies: 3;
  • cultural: 4;
  • sport, youth, health, confessional: 16

 

- Local opportunities:

 

  • landscape reservation at DN15 on Reghin- Toplita route;
  • touristic, cultural, historic, ethnographic potential, potential of mountain wanderings, agrotourism, hunting, fishing, watering (at 6 km away from locality the watering places Ideciu and Jabenita- salt watering)