Amposta

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Amposta
Skyline of Amposta
Flag of Amposta
Flag
Coat of arms of Amposta
Coat of arms
Amposta is located in Catalonia
Amposta
Amposta
Location in Catalonia
Coordinates: 40°42′38″N 0°34′51″E / 40.71056°N 0.58083°E / 40.71056; 0.58083Coordinates: 40°42′38″N 0°34′51″E / 40.71056°N 0.58083°E / 40.71056; 0.58083
Country Spain
Autonomous community Catalonia
ProvinceTarragona
ComarcaMontsià
Government
 • mayorAdam Tomàs Roiget (2015)[1]
Area
 • Total138.3 km2 (53.4 sq mi)
Elevation
8 m (26 ft)
Population
 (2018)[3]
 • Total20,606
 • Density150/km2 (390/sq mi)
DemonymsAmpostí, -ina
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
ClimateCsa
Websitewww.amposta.cat

Amposta is the capital of the comarca of Montsià, in the province of Tarragona, Catalonia, Spain, 190 km south of Barcelona on the Mediterranean Coast. It is located at 8 metres above sea level, by the Ebre river, not far from its end. Its population was 20,606 in 2018.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ajuntament d'Amposta". Generalitat of Catalonia. Retrieved 2015-11-13.
  2. ^ "El municipi en xifres: Amposta". Statistical Institute of Catalonia. Retrieved 2015-11-23.
  3. ^ "Municipal Register of Spain 2018". National Statistics Institute. Retrieved 11 April 2019.

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