Montgat

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Montgat
Municipality
Ca l'Alsina
Ca l'Alsina
Flag of Montgat
Flag
Coat of arms of Montgat
Coat of arms
Montgat is located in Catalonia
Montgat
Montgat
Location in Catalonia
Coordinates: 41°28′08″N 2°16′50″E / 41.469°N 2.2805°E / 41.469; 2.2805Coordinates: 41°28′08″N 2°16′50″E / 41.469°N 2.2805°E / 41.469; 2.2805
Autonomous community Catalonia
Comarca Maresme
Government
 • Mayor Rosa Funtané Vilà (2015)[1]
Area[2]
 • Total 2.9 km2 (1.1 sq mi)
Elevation 20 m (70 ft)
Population (2014)[1]
 • Total 11,315
 • Density 3,900/km2 (10,000/sq mi)
Website www.montgat.cat

Montgat (Catalan pronunciation: [muŋˈɡat]) is a municipality in the comarca of the Maresme in Catalonia, Spain. It is situated on the coast between Badalona (Barcelonès) and El Masnou, to the north-east of Barcelona. The town is both a tourist centre and a (somewhat exclusive) dormitory town for Barcelona. The C-31 autopista, B-20 autopista, the main N-II road and a RENFE railway line run through the town.

Demography[edit]

1900 1930 1950 1970 1986 2014
n/a n/a 2911 5020 7276 11315

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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