Urgell

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This article is about modern county. For other uses, see Urgell (disambiguation).
Urgell
Comarca
Flag of Urgell
Flag
Coat of arms of Urgell
Coat of arms
Localització de l'Urgell.svg
Country  Spain
Autonomous community  Catalonia
Province Lleida
Capital Tàrrega
Municipalities
Area
 • Total 586.2 km2 (226.3 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 31,026
 • Density 53/km2 (140/sq mi)
Demonym  
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Largest municipality Tàrrega

Modern-day Urgell (Catalan pronunciation: [urˈʒeʎ], locally: [uɾˈdʒeʎ]), also known as Baix Urgell ("baix" meaning lower), is a comarca (county) in Catalonia, Spain, forming only a portion of the region historically known as Urgell, one of the Catalan counties.

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Populations are for 2001.

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Coordinates: 41°39′44″N 1°05′09″E / 41.66222°N 1.08583°E / 41.66222; 1.08583