Folgueroles

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Folgueroles
Municipality
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Folgueroles
Coat of arms
Folgueroles is located in Province of Barcelona
Folgueroles
Folgueroles
Folgueroles is located in Spain
Folgueroles
Folgueroles
Location in Catalonia
Coordinates: 41°56′34″N 2°18′52″E / 41.94278°N 2.31444°E / 41.94278; 2.31444Coordinates: 41°56′34″N 2°18′52″E / 41.94278°N 2.31444°E / 41.94278; 2.31444
Country  Spain
Community  Catalonia
Province Barcelona
Comarca Osona
Government
 • Mayor Carles Baronet Aldabó (2015)[1]
Area[2]
 • Total 10.5 km2 (4.1 sq mi)
Population (2014)[1]
 • Total 2,259
 • Density 220/km2 (560/sq mi)
Website www.folgueroles.cat

Folgueroles (Catalan pronunciation: [fuɫɣəˈɾɔɫəs]) is a municipality in the comarca of Osona in Catalonia, Spain. It is notable as the birthplace in 1845 of the famous Catalan poet Fr. Jacint Verdaguer.

References[edit]

  • 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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