Santpedor

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Santpedor
Municipality
View of Santpedor, with the Hermitage of St. Francis on the left.
View of Santpedor, with the Hermitage of St. Francis on the left.
Coat of arms of Santpedor
Coat of arms
Santpedor is located in Catalonia
Santpedor
Santpedor
Location in Catalonia
Coordinates: 41°47′1″N 1°50′21″E / 41.78361°N 1.83917°E / 41.78361; 1.83917Coordinates: 41°47′1″N 1°50′21″E / 41.78361°N 1.83917°E / 41.78361; 1.83917
Country  Spain
Community  Catalonia
Province Barcelona
Comarca Bages
Government
 • Mayor Laura Vilagrà Pons
Area
 • Total 16.60 km2 (6.41 sq mi)
Elevation 336 m (1,102 ft)
Population (2009)
 • Total 6,875
 • Density 410/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Demonym Santpedorencs
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Website Official website

Santpedor (Catalan pronunciation: [ˌsampəˈðɔ]) is a municipality and town in the comarca of Bages, central Catalonia, Spain. It is located north to Manresa, in the flattest sector of Bages. Sights include the Romanesque-Gothic church of St. Peter, and the Hermitage of St. Francis. Notable natives of Santpedor include Josep Guardiola, former football player and manager of Bayern Munich.