Fígols i Alinyà

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Fígols i Alinyà
Municipality
Coat of arms of Fígols i Alinyà
Coat of arms
Fígols i Alinyà is located in Catalonia
Fígols i Alinyà
Fígols i Alinyà
Location in Catalonia
Coordinates: 42°12′18″N 1°20′31″E / 42.20500°N 1.34194°E / 42.20500; 1.34194Coordinates: 42°12′18″N 1°20′31″E / 42.20500°N 1.34194°E / 42.20500; 1.34194
Country  Spain
Community  Catalonia
Province Lleida
Comarca Alt Urgell
Government
 • Mayor Joan Riu i Perefarré
Area
 • Total 101.78 km2 (39.30 sq mi)
Elevation 602 m (1,975 ft)
Population (2007)
 • Total 265
 • Density 2.6/km2 (6.7/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Fígols i Alinyà is a municipality in the comarca of the Alt Urgell in Catalonia, Spain. It is situated on the left bank of the Segre river between Coll de Nargó and Organyà, just above the Oliana reservoir. The municipality was formed in 1972 by the merger of the municipalities of Fígols d'Organyà and Alinyà: the ajuntament (town hall) is in Fígols. A local road links the municipality with Organyà.

Subdivisions[edit]

The municipality of Fígols i Alinyà is formed of five villages. Populations are given as of 2001:

  • Alinyà (70), on the road from Organyà to Bergà
  • L'Alzina d'Alinyà (29)
  • Canelles (6)
  • Fígols (152)
  • Perles (16)

Demography[edit]

Population figures from before 1972 are the sum of the populations of Fígols d'Organyà and of Alinyà.

1900 1930 1950 1970 1986 2007
940 1089 920 576 377 265

References[edit]

  • Panareda Clopés, Josep Maria; Rios Calvet, Jaume; Rabella Vives, Josep Maria (1989). Guia de Catalunya, Barcelona:Caixa de Catalunya. ISBN 84-87135-01-3 (Spanish). ISBN 84-87135-02-1 (Catalan).

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