Molinaseca

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Molinaseca
Municipality
Bridge over the Meruelo river, created in times of the Ancient Rome
Bridge over the Meruelo river, created in times of the Ancient Rome
Coat of arms of Molinaseca
Coat of arms
Molinaseca is located in Spain
Molinaseca
Molinaseca
Location of Molinaseca in Spain
Coordinates: 42°32′17″N 6°31′11″W / 42.53806°N 6.51972°W / 42.53806; -6.51972
Country  Spain
Autonomous community  Castile and León
Province  León
Region Bandera de El Bierzo.svg El Bierzo
Municipality Molinaseca
Government[1]
 • Alcalde Alfonso Arias Balboa (PP)
Area[2]
 • Total 79.63 km2 (30.75 sq mi)
Elevation 580 m (1,900 ft)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 818
 • Density 10.27/km2 (26.6/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Area code(s) 987
Twin cities
 • Ainan[3]  Japan
 • Águas de São Pedro[4]  Brazil
Website www.molinaseca.org

Molinaseca is a village and municipality located in the region of El Bierzo (province of León, Castile and León, Spain) . According to the 2010 census (INE), the municipality has a population of 818 inhabitants.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ficha de concejales" [Overview of Councillors] (XLS) (in Spanish). Ministry of Territorial Policy and Public Administrations. Retrieved June 1, 2012. 
  2. ^ a b "Territorio: Población, superficie y densidad por municipios" [Territory: Population, area and density by municipalities] (in Spanish). National Statistics Institute (INE). Retrieved June 8, 2012. 
  3. ^ Carro, María (August 1, 2011). "Molinaseca se hermana con una villa nipona" [Molinaseca becomes twinned with a Japanese village] (in Spanish). El Norte de Castilla. Retrieved June 1, 2012. 
  4. ^ "Lei nº 1633 de 26 de abril de 2012" [Law no. 1633 of April 7, 2012] (TIF) (in Portuguese). Águas de São Pedro Municipal Council. Retrieved June 1, 2012. 

Coordinates: 42°32′N 6°31′W / 42.533°N 6.517°W / 42.533; -6.517