Camarasa

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Camarasa
Municipality
Camarasa
Camarasa
Camarasa is located in Catalonia
Camarasa
Camarasa
Location in Catalonia
Coordinates: 41°52′34″N 0°52′41″E / 41.876°N 0.878°E / 41.876; 0.878
Country  Spain
Community  Catalonia
Province Lleida
Comarca La Noguera
Government
 • Mayor Elisabet Lizaso Cantón (2015)[1]
Area[2]
 • Total 157.1 km2 (60.7 sq mi)
Elevation 321 m (1,053 ft)
Population (2014)[1]
 • Total 911
 • Density 5.8/km2 (15/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Camarasí, Camarasina
Website www.ccnoguera.cat/camarasa

Camarasa is a municipality in the comarca of the Noguera in Catalonia, Spain. It is situated at the confluence of the Segre and Noguera Pallaresa rivers. The Camarasa reservoir on the Noguera Pallaresa (113 hm³) and the Sant Llorenç de Montgai reservoir on the Segre are important hydroelectric power stations.

The C-147 road links the municipality with Balaguer and Tremp, and there are Renfe railway stations in Sant Llorenç de Montgai and L'Ametlla de Montsec.

The municipality includes a small exclave to the north.

Demography[edit]

1900 1930 1950 1970 1986 2007
2648 2773 2087 1233 1004 933

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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