Baix Pallars

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Baix Pallars
Gerri de la Sal
Gerri de la Sal
Coat of arms of Baix Pallars
Coat of arms
Baix Pallars is located in Catalonia
Baix Pallars
Baix Pallars
Location in Catalonia
Coordinates: 42°19′32″N 1°3′56″E / 42.32556°N 1.06556°E / 42.32556; 1.06556
CountrySpain
Autonomous communityCatalonia
ProvinceLleida
ComarcaPallars Sobirà
Government
 • MayorJosé Maria Semino Laguia (2015)[1]
Area
 • Total129.4 km2 (50.0 sq mi)
Elevation
591 m (1,939 ft)
Population
(2014)[1]
 • Total361
 • Density2.8/km2 (7.2/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Websitebaixpallars.ddl.net

Baix Pallars is a town and municipality in the comarca of Pallars Sobirà, Catalonia, northern Spain.

The village of Gerri de la Sal is the administrative center of the municipality and home to the medieval monastery of Santa Maria de Gerri.

History[edit]

The Baix Pallars municipality was established in 1969 with the merger of the Baén, Gerri de la Sal, Montcortès de Pallars and Peramea municipalities.[3]

Villages[edit]

The municipality includes the following villages and hamlets with their respective population.[4]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Ajuntament de Baix Pallars". Generalitat of Catalonia. Retrieved 2015-11-13.
  2. ^ "El municipi en xifres: Baix Pallars". Statistical Institute of Catalonia. Retrieved 2015-11-23.
  3. ^ Història - El Municipi de Baix Pallars
  4. ^ Instituto Nacional de Estadistica 2011 Census

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