Errekalde

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Errekalde
District
Errekalde district is highlighted in blue in this map of the districts of Bilbao.
Errekalde district is highlighted in blue in this map of the districts of Bilbao.
Country Spain
Autonomous community Basque Country
Province Biscay
Comarca Greater Bilbao
Municipality Bilbao
Area
 • Total 6.96 km2 (2.69 sq mi)
Population (2016)
 • Total 47,245
 • Density 6,800/km2 (18,000/sq mi)

Recalde (or Errekalde) is the seventh district of the city of Bilbao (Biscay), in the Spanish Basque Country. It is divided into the following neighborhoods: Amezola, Iralabarri, Iturrigorri-Peñascal, Rekaldeberri-Larraskitu and Uretamendi.

The meaning of Errekalde in Basque is 'near the creek' (erreka 'creek' and alde 'near').

In 2016 the district's population was 47,245 in an area of 6.96 square kilometers.

Sights[edit]

The new residential developments of Ametzola. 

References[edit]

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Coordinates: 43°15′07″N 2°56′46″W / 43.25194°N 2.94611°W / 43.25194; -2.94611