El Vendrell

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El Vendrell
El Vendrell
El Vendrell
Coat of arms of El Vendrell
Coat of arms
El Vendrell is located in Catalonia
El Vendrell
El Vendrell
Location in Catalonia
Coordinates: 41°13′13″N 1°32′05″E / 41.22028°N 1.53472°E / 41.22028; 1.53472Coordinates: 41°13′13″N 1°32′05″E / 41.22028°N 1.53472°E / 41.22028; 1.53472
Country  Spain
Community  Catalonia
Province Tarragona
Comarca Baix Penedès
 • Mayor Martí Carnicer i Vidal (2015)[1]
 • Total 36.8 km2 (14.2 sq mi)
Elevation 10 m (30 ft)
Population (2014)[1]
 • Total 36,719
 • Density 1,000/km2 (2,600/sq mi)
Website elvendrell.net

El Vendrell is a Spanish town located in Tarragona, Catalonia, in the wine-growing region of Penedès. It is wedged between the Mediterranean and the coastal range. El Vendrell is the capital of the Baix Penedès comarca and a tourist spot, with the beaches of Comarruga, Sant Salvador (ca) and El Vendrell.

It gives name to the Catalan family name "Vendrell".

Notable people from El Vendrell[edit]


1900 1930 1950 1970 1986 2014
5,103 5,081 5,224 8,903 13,448 n/a


The city has a roller hockey team, Club d'Esports Vendrell (ca), one of the most important in Spain, and dispute the main League OK Liga.


  • 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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