Ondarroa

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Ondarroa
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Coat of arms of Ondarroa
Coat of arms
Ondarroa is located in Basque Country
Ondarroa
Ondarroa
Location of Ondarroa within the Basque Country
Ondarroa is located in Spain
Ondarroa
Ondarroa
Location of Ondarroa within Spain
Coordinates: 43°19′19″N 2°25′10″W / 43.32194°N 2.41944°W / 43.32194; -2.41944Coordinates: 43°19′19″N 2°25′10″W / 43.32194°N 2.41944°W / 43.32194; -2.41944
Country Spain
Autonomous community Euskadi
ProvinceBiscay
ComarcaLea-Artibai
Government
 • MayorArgia Ituarte (EH Bildu)
Area
 • Total3.6 km2 (1.4 sq mi)
Population
 (2018)[1]
 • Total8,397
 • Density2,300/km2 (6,000/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Ondarrutarra
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
48700
WebsiteOfficial website

Ondarroa is a town and municipality located in the province of Biscay, in the autonomous community of the Basque Autonomous Community, northern Spain.

Main sights[edit]

  • Church of St. Mary, in late Gothic style (late 15th century)
  • Likona Tower, a typical Basque tower-house.
  • Itsas Aurre Bridge, designed by Santiago Calatrava

People[edit]

Pedro Maria Unanue (1814-1846)

Txomin Agirre (1864-1920)

Agustin Zubikarai (1914-2004)

Karmele Urresti Iturrioz (1916-2010)

Dina Bilbao (1960-1997): athlete

Ana Urkiza (b. 1969) - writer

Kirmen Uribe (b. 1970) - writer

Kepa Arrizabalaga (b. 1994) - Football Goalkeeper for Chelsea and Spain, previously of Athletic Bilbao

Twin towns[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Municipal Register of Spain 2018. National Statistics Institute.

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