Iruña de Oca/Iruña Oka

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Iruña Oka
Iruña Oka (Basque)
Iruña de Oca (Spanish)
Municipality
Iruña Oka/Iruña de Oca
Flag of Iruña Oka
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Coat of arms of Iruña Oka
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Location of Iruña Oka in Álava
Location of Iruña Oka in Álava
Iruña Oka is located in Spain
Iruña Oka
Iruña Oka
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 42°49′09″N 2°48′46″W / 42.81917°N 2.81278°W / 42.81917; -2.81278Coordinates: 42°49′09″N 2°48′46″W / 42.81917°N 2.81278°W / 42.81917; -2.81278
Country  Spain
Autonomous community  País Vasco
Province Álava
Comarca Añana
Founded In 1976
Government
 • Alcalde José Javier Martínez García (PSE-EE)
Area
 • Total 53.25 km2 (20.56 sq mi)
Elevation 500 m (1,600 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 2,973
 • Density 56/km2 (140/sq mi)
Demonym Iruñaokar, iruñar (in Basque)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 01230
Official language(s) Spanish, Basque
Website Official website

Iruña de Oca (Basque: Iruña Oka) is a municipality located in the province of Álava, in the Basque Country, northern Spain. Is compounded by five towns called "concejos" which names are:

  • Nanclares de la Oca/Langraiz Oka (is the capital of the municipality)
  • Montevite/Mandaita
  • Ollávarre/Olabarri
  • Víllodas/Billoda
  • Trespuentes/Trasponde

It was formed in 1976 by the merger of the municipalities of Iruña (Trespuentes and Víllodas) and Nanclares de la Oca (Montevite, Ollávarre and Nanclares).

Iruña de Oca is included in the region called Añana, being Iruña the most populated municipality of it (34 percent of the total population live here).

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