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Faura

Faura
Municipality

Coat of arms
Faura
Faura
Location in Spain

Coordinates: 39°43′40″N 0°15′40″W / 39.72778°N 0.26111°W / 39.72778; -0.26111Coordinates: 39°43′40″N 0°15′40″W / 39.72778°N 0.26111°W / 39.72778; -0.26111

Country  Spain
Autonomous community  Valencian Community
Province Valencia
Comarca Camp de Morvedre
Judicial district Sagunto
Government
 • Alcalde Antoni Francesc Gaspar Ramos
Area
 • Total 1.6 km2 (0.6 sq mi)
Elevation 27 m (89 ft)
Population (2008)
 • Total 3,420
 • Density 2,100/km2 (5,500/sq mi)
Demonym Faurer, faurera
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 46512
Official language(s) Valencian
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Faura is a municipality in the comarca of Camp de Morvedre in the Valencian Community, Spain.

The Catholic guardian of this town is Santa Barbara. During some feast days there is an event in which the people of Faura will hold a procession for the image of the virgin.

Faura itself lays between orange fields and has an old historic past.

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