Campos, Majorca

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Campos
Municipality and town
Church of St. Julian.
Church of St. Julian.
Flag of Campos
Flag
Official seal of Campos
Seal
Municipal location
Municipal location
Campos is located in Majorca
Campos
Campos
Location of the town in Majorca
Coordinates: 39°25′50″N 3°01′10″E / 39.43056°N 3.01944°E / 39.43056; 3.01944Coordinates: 39°25′50″N 3°01′10″E / 39.43056°N 3.01944°E / 39.43056; 3.01944
Country  Spain
Autonomous Community Balearic Islands
Province Balearic Islands
Island Majorca
Comarca Migjorn
Government
 • Mayor (2011-) Sebastià Sagreras
Area
 • Total 57.80 sq mi (149.69 km2)
Elevation 105 ft (32 m)
Population (2009)
 • Total 9,601
Demonym Campaners
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postcode 07630
Website www.ajcampos.org

Campos is a municipality on the island of Majorca, Spain, located on the south side of the island in the comarca of Migjorn. It borders the municipalities Llucmajor, Porreres, Felanitx, Santanyí, and ses Salines.

Salt stocks in Ses Salines.

The urban centers are the village of Campos and two tourist towns, sa Ràpita and ses Covetes. There are seven population centers in all.

Economy[edit]

The economy of this municipality has been linked to agriculture since its foundation. Its lands are fertile and it uses irrigation cultivation.

Today the two coastal towns have developed because of tourism.

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