Derio

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Derio
Municipality
Derio 01.jpg
Flag of Derio
Flag
Coat of arms of Derio
Coat of arms
Derio is located in Basque Country
Derio
Derio
Location of Derio within the Basque Country
Coordinates: 43°17′30″N 2°53′09″W / 43.29167°N 2.88583°W / 43.29167; -2.88583Coordinates: 43°17′30″N 2°53′09″W / 43.29167°N 2.88583°W / 43.29167; -2.88583
Country Spain
Autonomous community Basque Country
Province Biscay
Comarca Greater Bilbao
Government
 • Mayor Esther Apraiz Fernández de la Peña (EAJ-PNV)
Area
 • Total 7.4 km2 (2.9 sq mi)
Elevation 25 m (82 ft)
Population (2014)
 • Total 5,940
 • Density 800/km2 (2,100/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Basque: deriotarra
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 48160
Official language(s) Basque
Spanish
Website Official website
Location of Derio in Biscay

Derio is a town and municipality located in the province of Biscay, in the autonomous community of Basque Country, northern Spain. It is part of Greater Bilbao and was part of the municipality of Bilbao until 1983 and hosts Bilbao's biggest municipal cemetery. It has a population of 5,107 (2006).



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