Abrera

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Abrera
Municipality
Abrera is located in Catalonia
Abrera
Abrera
Location in Catalonia
Coordinates: 41°31′N 1°54′E / 41.517°N 1.900°E / 41.517; 1.900Coordinates: 41°31′N 1°54′E / 41.517°N 1.900°E / 41.517; 1.900
Country  Spain
Community  Catalonia
Province Barcelona
Comarca Baix Llobregat
Area
 • Total 19.89 km2 (7.68 sq mi)
Elevation 105 m (344 ft)
Population (2003)
 • Total 9,166
 • Density 460/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Abrera (Catalan pronunciation: [əˈβɾeɾə]) is a municipality in the comarca of the Baix Llobregat in Catalonia, Spain. It is situated in the valley of the Llobregat river, to the south-east of Montserrat, on the main A2 road between Barcelona and Lleida. The municipality is served by the FGC railway line from Martorell to Manresa: the S4 and R5 services stop at the station.

Abrera is home to The SEAT Sport factory.

Demography[edit]

1900 1930 1950 1970 1986 2003
844 818 667 1645 4404 9166

References[edit]

  • Panareda Clopés, Josep Maria; Rios Calvet, Jaume; Rabella Vives, Josep Maria (1989). Guia de Catalunya, Barcelona:Caixa de Catalunya. ISBN 84-87135-01-3 (Spanish). ISBN 84-87135-02-1 (Catalan).

External links[edit]

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