Lesaka

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Lesaka
Municipality
Lesaka
Lesaka_0001.jpg
Lesaka, the lower square where they dance in the festivities of July 7th[1][2]
Flag of Lesaka
Flag
Coat of arms of Lesaka
Coat of arms
Lesaka is located in Navarre
Lesaka
Lesaka
Location of Lesaka within Navarre
Coordinates: 43°14′50″N 1°42′10″W / 43.24722°N 1.70278°W / 43.24722; -1.70278Coordinates: 43°14′50″N 1°42′10″W / 43.24722°N 1.70278°W / 43.24722; -1.70278
Country Spain
Autonomous community Navarre
Province Navarre
Comarca Bortziriak
Founded 1402 (1402)
Government
 • Mayor José Luis Etxegarai (Geroa Bai)
Area
 • Total 55.54 km2 (21.44 sq mi)
Elevation 77 m (253 ft)
Population (2014)
 • Total 3,760
 • Density 68/km2 (180/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Lesakarra
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 31770
Website Official website
The river Onin and Lesaka.
House in Lesaka

Lesaka is a town and municipality in the province and autonomous community of Navarre, in Spain. It is situated in the merindad of Iruña, in the region of Bortziriak (Five Villas) and to 75 km of the capital of the community, Iruña/Pamplona. The population in 2014 was of 2742 inhabitants.

The population centres in Lesaka are the following: Alkaiaga, Auzoberri, Biurrana, Kaztazpegi, Endara, Endarlaza, Frain, Izotzaldea, Lesaka centre, Navaz, Otsango Auzoa, Zala, and Zalain.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Haritz ARRIETA: Lesaka: San Fermin 2010 zubigainekoa. Video, YouTube. length: 2' 10''.
  2. ^ (in Spanish)Alicia DEL CASTILLO: «Zubigainekoa bajo el sol»,(The Zubigaineko dance under the sun) Diario Vasco, 2010-07-08.

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