Tamarite de Litera

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Tamarite de Litera
Municipality
Coat of arms of Tamarite de Litera
Coat of arms
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Tamarite de Litera is located in Spain
Tamarite de Litera
Tamarite de Litera
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 41°52′12″N 0°26′0″E / 41.87000°N 0.43333°E / 41.87000; 0.43333Coordinates: 41°52′12″N 0°26′0″E / 41.87000°N 0.43333°E / 41.87000; 0.43333
Province Huesca
Comarca La Litera
Judicial district Monzón[1]
Area
 • Total 110.6 km2 (42.7 sq mi)
Elevation 360 m (1,180 ft)
Population (2014)
 • Total 3,604
 • Density 33/km2 (84/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 22550

Tamarite de Litera, Catalan: Tamarit de Llitera, is the first major town of the comarca of La Litera in the province of Huesca, Aragon, Spain. According to the 2014 census,[2] the municipality has a population of 14,926 inhabitants. It is the capital of the comarca of La Litera.

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History[edit]

The town was reconquered from the Moors by Alfonso I of Aragon in 1107.

Famous natives[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Consejo General de Procuradores de España
  2. ^ Instituto Nacional de Estadística (INE)