El Pont de Suert

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El Pont de Suert
Municipality
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Coat of arms of El Pont de Suert
Coat of arms
El Pont de Suert is located in Catalonia
El Pont de Suert
El Pont de Suert
Location in Catalonia
Coordinates: 42°24′22″N 0°44′22″E / 42.40611°N 0.73944°E / 42.40611; 0.73944Coordinates: 42°24′22″N 0°44′22″E / 42.40611°N 0.73944°E / 42.40611; 0.73944
Country  Spain
Community  Catalonia
Province Lleida
Comarca Alta Ribagorça
Government
 • Mayor Albert Alins Abad (CiU)
Area
 • Total 148.14 km2 (57.20 sq mi)
Elevation 838 m (2,749 ft)
Population (2007)
 • Total 2,418
 • Density 16/km2 (42/sq mi)
Demonym Pontarrí, pontarrina
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

El Pont de Suert (Catalan pronunciation: [əɫ ˈpɔn də suˈɛrt], locally: [eɫ pɔn de suˈɛrt]) is the capital of the comarca of Alta Ribagorça, in the province of Lleida, in Catalonia, Spain, located at 838 metres above the sea, by the river Noguera Ribagorçana, a tributary to the Segre. Population 2,418 (2007).

The local Ribagorçan dialect is a variant of Catalan, which has some transitional traits to Aragonese.

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