Palau-solità i Plegamans

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Palau-solità i Plegamans
Municipality
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Coat of arms of Palau-solità i Plegamans
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Palau-solità i Plegamans is located in Catalonia
Palau-solità i Plegamans
Palau-solità i Plegamans
Location in Catalonia
Coordinates: 41°34′48″N 2°10′52″E / 41.58000°N 2.18111°E / 41.58000; 2.18111
Country  Spain
Community  Catalonia
Province Barcelona
Comarca Vallès Occidental
Government
 • Mayor Teresa Padrós Casañas (PSC)
Area
 • Total 15.06 km2 (5.81 sq mi)
Elevation 140 m (460 ft)
Population (2009)
 • Total 14,070
 • Density 930/km2 (2,400/sq mi)
Demonym Palauenc
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Website Official website

Palau-solità i Plegamans is a municipality in the comarca of Vallès Occidental, province of Barcelona, in the autonomous community of Catalonia, Spain. It lies approximately 15 km from Sabadell and Granollers and 25 kilometres north of the city of Barcelona. The name Palau-solità i Plegamans results from the union of Palau-solità and Plegamans.

Palau-solità i Plegamans is the location of the headquarters of the Mango fashion company.

Broadcasting station[edit]

At Palau-solità i Plegamans there is a powerful medium wave transmitter of Radio Nacional de España. It transmits on 576 kHz the program of RNE-5 at 100 kW and on 738 kHz the program of RNE-1 at 500 kW. For both frequencies a single 217-metre guyed mast radiator is located at 41°33'32" N, 2°11'21"E.


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