Gorga, Spain

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Gorga
Municipality
Carrer Major
Carrer Major
Coat of arms of Gorga
Coat of arms
Gorga is located in Province of Alicante
Gorga
Gorga
Location in the Province of Alicante
Coordinates: 38°43′05″N 0°21′26″W / 38.71806°N 0.35722°W / 38.71806; -0.35722Coordinates: 38°43′05″N 0°21′26″W / 38.71806°N 0.35722°W / 38.71806; -0.35722
Country  Spain
Community  Valencia
Province Alicante (provincia).svg Alicante
Comarca Comtat
Government
 • Mayor Blas Calbo Ferrándiz[1] (PSPV-PSOE)
Area[1]
 • Total 9.11 km2 (3.52 sq mi)
Elevation[1] 545 m (1,788 ft)
Population (2012)[1]
 • Total 261
 • Density 29/km2 (74/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Gorguero, gorguera
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Gorga (Valencian: [ˈɡɔɾɣa], Spanish: [ˈɡorɣa]) is a Spanish village and municipality located in the comarca of Comtat, Province of Alicante, in the Valencian Community.

Geography[edit]

Located in a confluence of the valleys of Seta and Travadell, it borders with the municipalities of Balones, Benasau, Benilloba, Cocentaina, Millena, Penàguila and Quatretondeta.

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d (Spanish) Statistical data of the municipality of Gorga (Diputación de Alicante website)

External links[edit]

Media related to Gorga at Wikimedia Commons