Anoia

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This article is about the Catalan comarca. For the Italian commune, see Anoia, Calabria. For other uses, see Anoia (disambiguation).
Anoia
Comarca
Coat of arms of Anoia
Coat of arms
Localització de l'Anoia.svg
Country  Spain
Autonomous community  Catalonia
Province Barcelona
Capital Igualada
Municipalities
Area
 • Total 866.3 km2 (334.5 sq mi)
Population (2014)
 • Total 117,842
 • Density 140/km2 (350/sq mi)
Demonym(s)  
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Largest municipality Igualada

Anoia (Catalan pronunciation: [əˈnɔjə]) is a comarca (county) in central Catalonia, Spain, with its capital at Igualada.

The comarca of l'Anoia is irrigated by the Anoia River; the leading industry is the making of paper.

To the north are Solsonès and Bages, to the west, Baix Llobregat to the south Baix Penedès and Alt Camp, and to the east Conca de Barberà and Segarra.

Municipalities[edit]

Municipality Population
(2014)[1]
Area
km2[1]
Argençola 212 47.1
Bellprat 78 31.0
El Bruc 1,991 47.2
Cabrera d'Anoia 1,363 17.0
Calaf 3,475 9.2
Calonge de Segarra 202 37.2
Capellades 5,284 2.9
Carme 817 11.7
Castellfollit de Riubregós 177 26.2
Castellolí 571 25.3
Copons 323 18.7
Els Hostalets de Pierola 2,942 33.5
Igualada 38,751 8.1
Jorba 838 30.9
La Llacuna 906 52.2
Masquefa 8,406 17.1
Montmaneu 164 13.6
Òdena 3,624 52.7
Orpí 131 15.2
Piera 15,000 57.2
La Pobla de Claramunt 2,186 18.5
Els Prats de Rei 537 26.1
Pujalt 198 31.4
Rubió 228 48.0
Sant Martí de Tous 1,175 39.2
Sant Martí Sesgueioles 395 3.9
Sant Pere Sallavinera 162 22.0
Santa Margarida de Montbui 9,641 27.6
Santa Maria de Miralles 140 25.0
La Torre de Claramunt 3,819 15.0
Vallbona d'Anoia 1,424 6.4
Veciana 176 38.9
Vilanova del Camí 12,506 10.3
• Total: 33 117,842 866.3

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "El municipi en xifres". Institut d'Estadística de Catalunya. Retrieved 2015-05-25. 

External links[edit]

Map of Anoia

Coordinates: 41°36′47″N 1°36′21″E / 41.61306°N 1.60583°E / 41.61306; 1.60583