Sant Vicenç dels Horts

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Sant Vicenç dels Horts
Municipality
Town hall
Town hall
Flag of Sant Vicenç dels Horts
Flag
Coat of arms of Sant Vicenç dels Horts
Coat of arms
Sant Vicenç dels Horts is located in Province of Barcelona
Sant Vicenç dels Horts
Sant Vicenç dels Horts
Sant Vicenç dels Horts is located in Spain
Sant Vicenç dels Horts
Sant Vicenç dels Horts
Location within Spain
Coordinates: 41°23′43″N 2°0′39″E / 41.39528°N 2.01083°E / 41.39528; 2.01083Coordinates: 41°23′43″N 2°0′39″E / 41.39528°N 2.01083°E / 41.39528; 2.01083
Country  Spain
Community  Catalonia
Province Barcelona
Comarca Baix Llobregat
Government
 • Mayor Oriol Junqueras Vies (2015)[1] (ERC)
Area[2]
 • Total 9.1 km2 (3.5 sq mi)
Elevation 22 m (72 ft)
Population (2014)[1]
 • Total 28,103
 • Density 3,100/km2 (8,000/sq mi)
Website www.svh.cat

Sant Vicenç dels Horts (Spanish: San Vicente dels Horts) is a municipality in the Province of Barcelona in Catalonia. It is situated on the right bank of the Llobregat river, on the N-340 road from Molins de Rei to Vilafranca del Penedès. The main rail lines of the Llobregat corridor pass through the town: the station is served by the FGC services S4, S7, S8, S33, R5 and R6. The remains of an Iberic village are visible at Puig Castellar.

Demography[edit]

1900 1930 1950 1970 1986 2002
1809 1919 3295 14,509 20,397 26,008

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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