La Garriga

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La Garriga
Municipality
La Garriga (Sant Esteve 2007) 021.jpg
Coat of arms of La Garriga
Coat of arms
La Garriga is located in Catalonia
La Garriga
La Garriga
Location in Catalonia
Coordinates: 41°41′N 2°17′E / 41.683°N 2.283°E / 41.683; 2.283Coordinates: 41°41′N 2°17′E / 41.683°N 2.283°E / 41.683; 2.283
Country  Spain
Community  Catalonia
Province Flag of Barcelona province(official).svg Barcelona
Comarca Vallès Oriental
Area
 • Total 18.8 km2 (7.3 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 15,236
 • Density 810/km2 (2,100/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

La Garriga is a municipality in the province of Barcelona and autonomous community of Catalonia, Spain. The municipality covers an area of 18.8 square kilometres (7.3 sq mi) and as of 2011 had a population of 15236 people.[1]

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The Catalan writer and teacher, Núria Albó, was mayor here in 1979 and she was born here in 1930.[2]

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