Escaldes-Engordany

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Escaldes-Engordany
Coat of arms of Escaldes-Engordany
Coat of arms
Escaldes-Engordany is located in Andorra
Escaldes-Engordany
Escaldes-Engordany
Location of Escaldes-Engordany within Andorra
Coordinates (Escaldes town): 42°30′32″N 1°32′27″E / 42.50889°N 1.54083°E / 42.50889; 1.54083Coordinates: 42°30′32″N 1°32′27″E / 42.50889°N 1.54083°E / 42.50889; 1.54083
Country Andorra
Parishes Escaldes-Engordany
Villages Escaldes, Engordany, El Fener, Els Vilars d'Engordany, Engolasters
Government
 • Mayor Montserrat Capdevila Pallarés
Area
 • Total 30 km2 (10 sq mi)
Elevation 1,050 m (3,440 ft)
Population (2005)
 • Total 14,395
 • Density 479.83/km2 (1,242.8/sq mi)
Demonym(s) escaldenc, escaldenca
Website Official site

Escaldes-Engordany (Catalan pronunciation: [əsˈkaldəz əŋɡurˈðaɲ]) is one of the parishes of Andorra. The parish is composed of the areas of les Escaldes, Engordany, Els Vilars d'Engordany, Engolasters, and El Fener. As of 2014 it has a population of 13,634. Notable events include the town's annual jazz festival.[citation needed] It borders Encamp to the north and northeast, Sant Julià de Lòria in the southwest, Andorra la Vella in the west, La Massana in the northwest and Catalonia, Spain in the east, south and southest.

Education[edit]

The Spanish international primary school Escuela Española de Escaldes serves the community.[1]

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Inicio." Escuela Española de Escaldes. Retrieved on May 2, 2015. "FITER I ROSSELL, 18 AD700 – ESCALDES-ENGORDANY" - Map

External links[edit]

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