Arrigorriaga

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Arrigorriaga
Municipality
Flag of Arrigorriaga
Flag
Coat of arms of Arrigorriaga
Coat of arms
Location of Arrigorriaga in Biscay
Location of Arrigorriaga in Biscay
Arrigorriaga is located in Spain
Arrigorriaga
Arrigorriaga
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 43°12′28″N 2°53′10″W / 43.20778°N 2.88611°W / 43.20778; -2.88611Coordinates: 43°12′28″N 2°53′10″W / 43.20778°N 2.88611°W / 43.20778; -2.88611
Country Spain
Autonomous community Basque Country
Province Biscay
Comarca Greater Bilbao
Government
 • Alcalde Asier Albizua (PNV)
Area
 • Total 16.36 km2 (6.32 sq mi)
Elevation 58 m (190 ft)
Highest elevation 585 m (1,919 ft)
Lowest elevation 35 m (115 ft)
Population (2010)
 • Total 12,358
 • Density 760/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
Demonym Arrigorriagatar
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 48480
Official language(s) Basque and Spanish
Website Official website

Arrigorriaga is a town and municipality located in the province of Biscay, in the autonomous community of Basque Country, northern Spain. Arrigorriaga is located 7 km south of Bilbao and is part of Bilbao's metropolitan area. Its official population at the 2010 census was 12,358 inhabitants living on a land area of 16.36 km² (6.3 sq mi). It is conterminous with Bilbao and Basauri in the north, with Ugao-Miraballes and Zeberio in the south, with Zaratamo in the east and with Arrankudiaga and Alonsotegi in the west.

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