Montmeló

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Montmeló
Municipality
Santa Maria de Montmeló.jpg
Flag of Montmeló
Flag
Coat of arms of Montmeló
Coat of arms
Montmeló is located in Catalonia
Montmeló
Montmeló
Location in Catalonia
Coordinates: 41°33′17″N 2°15′0″E / 41.55472°N 2.25000°E / 41.55472; 2.25000Coordinates: 41°33′17″N 2°15′0″E / 41.55472°N 2.25000°E / 41.55472; 2.25000
Country  Spain
Community  Catalonia
Province Barcelona
Comarca Vallès Oriental
Government
 • Mayor Antoni Jesús Guil Roman (2015)[1]
Area[2]
 • Total 4.0 km2 (1.5 sq mi)
Elevation 72 m (236 ft)
Population (2014)[1]
 • Total 8,863
 • Density 2,200/km2 (5,700/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Montmeloní, montmelonina
Website www.montmelo.cat

Montmeló (Catalan pronunciation: [mumːəˈɫo]) is a municipality in the comarca of Vallès Oriental, within the Barcelona metropolitan area, in Catalonia, Spain. It contains the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, which is the home of the Formula One Spanish Grand Prix and the MotoGP Catalan Grand Prix.

Demography[edit]

1900 1930 1950 1970 1986 2007
537 880 1,020 4,384 8,873

References[edit]

Montmeló town hall.
  • Panareda Clopés, Josep Maria; Rios Calvet, Jaume; Rabella Vives, Josep Maria (1989). Guia de Catalunya, Barcelona:Caixa de Catalunya. ISBN 84-87135-02-1

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