El Ejido

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El Ejido, Spain
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Coordinates: 36°46′N 2°48′W / 36.767°N 2.800°W / 36.767; -2.800Coordinates: 36°46′N 2°48′W / 36.767°N 2.800°W / 36.767; -2.800
Country Spain
Community Andalucia
Municipality Almería
Government
 • Mayor Paco Gongora (PP (Spain))
Area
 • Total 227 km2 (88 sq mi)
Elevation 80 m (260 ft)
Population (2010)
 • Total 85,389
 • Density 380/km2 (970/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Website elejido.org

El Ejido is a municipality of Almería province, in the autonomous community of Andalusia, Spain. It is a centre of production for fruit and vegetables, in the middle of the "Comarca de El Poniente".

Fruit and vegetables from El Ejido are grown using Biological pest control.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1999 51,485 —    
2000 53,008 +3.0%
2001 55,710 +5.1%
2002 57,063 +2.4%
2003 61,265 +7.4%
2004 63,914 +4.3%
2005 68,828 +7.7%
2010 85,389 +24.1%
Source: INE (Spain)

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External links[edit]

  • (Spanish) El Ejido - Sistema de Información Multiterritorial de Andalucía