Vilanova de la Barca

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Vilanova de la Barca
Municipality
The Corb and Segre rivers joining at Vilanova
The Corb and Segre rivers joining at Vilanova
Flag of Vilanova de la Barca
Flag
Coat of arms of Vilanova de la Barca
Coat of arms
Vilanova de la Barca is located in Catalonia
Vilanova de la Barca
Vilanova de la Barca
Location in Catalonia
Coordinates: 41°41′28″N 0°43′43″E / 41.69111°N 0.72861°E / 41.69111; 0.72861Coordinates: 41°41′28″N 0°43′43″E / 41.69111°N 0.72861°E / 41.69111; 0.72861
Country  Spain
Community  Catalonia
Province Lleida
Comarca Segrià
Government
 • Mayor Antoni Argilés i Pujol
Area
 • Total 21.6 km2 (8.3 sq mi)
Elevation 196 m (643 ft)
Population (2007)
 • Total 1,105
 • Density 51/km2 (130/sq mi)
Demonym Vilanoví, vilanovina
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Vilanova de la Barca is a municipality in the comarca of Segrià in Catalonia, Spain. It is situated at the confluence of the Segre and Corb rivers. The Urgell canal provides irrigation water for growing cereals and forage plants. The municipality is linked to Lleida and Balaguer by the C-1313 road and a FGC railroad.

Demography[edit]

1900 1930 1950 1970 1986 2007
779 878 1030 976 871 1105

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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