Baix Pallars

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Baix Pallars
Municipality
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
Country Spain
Autonomous community Catalonia
Province Lleida
Comarca Pallars Sobirà
Government
 • Mayor Xavier Ribera i Jordana
Area
 • Total 129.41 km2 (49.97 sq mi)
Elevation 591 m (1,939 ft)
Population (2009)
 • Total 413
 • Density 3.2/km2 (8.3/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Website Official website

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.[1]

Villages[edit]

The municipality includes the following villages and hamlets with their respective population.[2]

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