Barjas

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Barjas
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Barjas is located in Spain
Barjas
Barjas
Coordinates: 42°36′40″N 6°58′43″W / 42.61111°N 6.97861°W / 42.61111; -6.97861
Country Spain
Autonomous community Castile and León
Province León
Comarca El Bierzo
Municipality Barjas
Government
 • Mayor Alfredo de Arriba López (PSOE)
Area
 • Total 62.66 km2 (24.19 sq mi)
Elevation 837 m (2,746 ft)
Population (2010)
 • Total 261
 • Density 4.17/km2 (10.8/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal Code 24521
Telephone prefix 987

Barjas (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈbarxas]) (Barxas in Galician language) is a village and municipality located in the region of El Bierzo (province of León, Castile and León, Spain). According to the 2010 census (INE), the municipality has a population of 261 inhabitants.

It is one of Galician speaking councils of El Bierzo[1]

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Coordinates: 42°36′41″N 6°58′44″W / 42.6114°N 6.97889°W / 42.6114; -6.97889