Almenar

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Almenar
Municipality
Coat of arms of Almenar
Coat of arms
Almenar is located in Catalonia
Almenar
Almenar
Location in Catalonia
Coordinates: 41°47′55″N 0°34′08″E / 41.79861°N 0.56889°E / 41.79861; 0.56889Coordinates: 41°47′55″N 0°34′08″E / 41.79861°N 0.56889°E / 41.79861; 0.56889
Country  Spain
Community  Catalonia
Province Lleida
Comarca Segrià
Area
 • Total 66.59 km2 (25.71 sq mi)
Elevation 329 m (1,079 ft)
Population (2009)
 • Total 3,669
 • Density 55/km2 (140/sq mi)
Demonym Almenarenc, almenarenca
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Angel on top of the church spire. Almenar main church

Almenar is a municipality in the comarca of the Segrià in Catalonia, Spain. The Battle of Almenar, one of the main battles of the War of the Spanish Succession, was fought in the hills close to this town on 27 July 1710.

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1900 1930 1950 1970 1986 2006
2260 2780 2883 3784 n/a 3576

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