Pulpí

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Pulpí
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Flag of Pulpí
Flag
Official seal of Pulpí
Seal
Pulpí is located in Province of Almería
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Pulpí
Location of Pulpí
Pulpí is located in Andalusia
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Pulpí (Andalusia)
Pulpí is located in Spain
Pulpí
Pulpí
Pulpí (Spain)
Coordinates: 37°24′07″N 1°45′03″W / 37.40194°N 1.75083°W / 37.40194; -1.75083Coordinates: 37°24′07″N 1°45′03″W / 37.40194°N 1.75083°W / 37.40194; -1.75083
Country Spain
Community Andalusia
Province Almería
ComarcaLevante Almeriense
Government
 • MayorMaría Dolores Muñoz Pérez (PSOE)
Area
 • Total96 km2 (37 sq mi)
Elevation
197 m (646 ft)
Population
(2005)
 • Total7,600
 • Density79/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

Pulpí is a municipality of Almería province, in the autonomous community of Andalusia, Spain.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19995,375—    
20005,477+1.9%
20015,997+9.5%
20026,492+8.3%
20037,353+13.3%
20047,368+0.2%
20057,600+3.1%
Source: INE (Spain)

Largest salad[edit]

On September 29, 2007, Pulpí tossed the world's largest salad, with 6,700 kilograms (14,740 pounds) of lettuce, tomato, onion, pepper and olives, supervised by 20 cooks over 3 hours. A Guinness World Records judge was present to confirm the new record. The salad was prepared in a container 18 m (59 ft) long and 4.8 m (15.7 ft) wide.[1]

Pulpí Geode[edit]

In December 1999, the Pulpí Geode was discovered in the Pilar de Jaravía lead mine by the Grupo Mineralogista de Madri.

External links[edit]

  • (in Spanish) Pulpí - Sistema de Información Multiterritorial de Andalucía
  • (in Spanish) Pulpí - Diputación Provincial de Almería

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