Sant Vicenç de Castellet

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Sant Vicenç de Castellet
Municipality
Sant Vicenç de Castellet.jpg
Sant Vicenç de Castellet is located in Catalonia
Sant Vicenç de Castellet
Sant Vicenç de Castellet
Location in Catalonia
Coordinates: 41°40′4″N 1°51′48″E / 41.66778°N 1.86333°E / 41.66778; 1.86333Coordinates: 41°40′4″N 1°51′48″E / 41.66778°N 1.86333°E / 41.66778; 1.86333
Country  Spain
Community  Catalonia
Province Barcelona
Comarca Bages
Government
 • Mayor Joan Manuel Garcia i Campillo
Area
 • Total 17.12 km2 (6.61 sq mi)
Elevation 176 m (577 ft)
Population (2007)
 • Total 8,096
 • Density 470/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Demonym Santvicentí, santvicentina
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Sant Vincenç de Castellet is a municipality in the comarca of the Bages in Catalonia, Spain. It is situated near the confluence of the Llobregat river and the Cardener river. The railway station serves both the FGC line R5 between Barcelona and Manresa and the RENFE line between Barcelona and Zaragoza. The C-1411 road links the municipality with Martorell and Manresa.

The ruins of both Castellet castle and of a Roman tomb (third century, known locally as la Torre del Breny) are visible.

Demography[edit]

1900 1930 1950 1970 1986 2007
1429 3094 4008 6831 7625 8096

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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