Errenteria

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Errenteria
Municipality
Panoramic view of Errenteria, from Mount San Marko
Panoramic view of Errenteria, from Mount San Marko
Coat of arms of Errenteria
Coat of arms
Errenteria is located in Spain
Errenteria
Errenteria
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 43°18′45.06″N 1°53′55.55″W / 43.3125167°N 1.8987639°W / 43.3125167; -1.8987639
Country  Spain
Autonomous community  Basque Country
Province Gipuzkoa
Comarca Donostialdea
Government
 • Mayor Julen Mendoza Pérez (Bildu)
Area
 • Total 32.26 km2 (12.46 sq mi)
Population (2016)
 • Total 39,381
 • Density 1,220.74/km2 (3,161.7/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Errenteriar
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 20100
Official language(s) Basque
Website Official website
View of downtown Orereta

Errenteria (Basque: Errenteria/Orereta, Spanish: Rentería) is a town located in the province of Gipuzkoa in the Basque Autonomous Community, in the north of Spain, near the French border. The river Oiartzun cuts its way through the town, one that has undergone severe pollution up to recent times on its lower stage.

Fortress of Txoritokieta

Districts[edit]

  • Agustinak/Agustinas
  • Alaberga
  • Beraun
  • Kaputxinoak/Capuchinos
  • Etxe Berriak/Casas Nuevas
  • Gaztaño
  • Erdialdea/Centro
  • Fanderia
  • Gabierrota
  • Galtzaraborda
  • Iztieta
  • Lartzabal
  • Listorreta
  • Olibet - Ugarritze
  • Ondartxo
  • Perurena
  • Pontika
  • Zamalbide

Twin towns[edit]

See also[edit]

September 1982 Rentería attack

External links[edit]