Vallgorguina

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Vallgorguina
Municipality
Coat of arms of Vallgorguina
Coat of arms
Vallgorguina is located in Catalonia
Vallgorguina
Vallgorguina
Location in Catalonia
Coordinates: 41°38′55″N 2°30′39″E / 41.64861°N 2.51083°E / 41.64861; 2.51083Coordinates: 41°38′55″N 2°30′39″E / 41.64861°N 2.51083°E / 41.64861; 2.51083
Country  Spain
Community  Catalonia
Province Barcelona
Comarca Vallès Oriental
Government
 • Mayor Joan Mora Alsina
Area
 • Total 21.96 km2 (8.48 sq mi)
Elevation 222 m (728 ft)
Population (2008)
 • Total 2,404
 • Density 110/km2 (280/sq mi)
Demonym Vallgorguinenc, vallgorguinenca
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Vallgorguina (Catalan pronunciation: [ˌbaʎɣurˈɣinə]) is a municipality in the comarca of Vallès Oriental in Catalonia, Spain. It is situated in the hollow between the ranges of el Corredor and Montnegre. It is linked to Sant Celoni and to Arenys de Munt by a local road.

Demography[edit]

1900 1930 1950 1970 1986 2008
708 609 603 429 647 2,404

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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