World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Almoradí

Article Id: WHEBN0001661842
Reproduction Date:

Title: Almoradí  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Vega Baja del Segura, Albatera, Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Catral, Orihuela
Collection:
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

Almoradí

Almoradí
Municipality
Coat of arms of Almoradí
Coat of arms
Almoradí is located in Spain
Almoradí
Almoradí
Location in Spain
Coordinates:
Country  Spain
Autonomous community  Valencian Community
Province Alicante
Comarca Vega Baja del Segura
Judicial district Orihuela
Government
 • Alcalde Antonio Ángel Hurtado Roca (2007) (PP)
Area
 • Total 42.72 km2 (16.49 sq mi)
Elevation 9 m (30 ft)
Population (2008)
 • Total 18,536
 • Density 430/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Almoradidense
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 03160; en las pedanías y partidas 03169, 03179 (Las Heredades) y 03369 (Carretera al Mudamiento).
Official language(s) Spanish
Website Official website

Almoradí (Spanish pronunciation: ) is a town and municipality located in the comarca of Vega Baja del Segura, in the province of Alicante, Spain, close to the mouth of the river Segura. Almoradí has an area of 42.7 km² and, according to the 2008 census, a total population of 18,536 inhabitants. The economy of Almoradí is mainly based on agriculture (vegetables, fruits and lemons). The most important monuments in the city are the Ancient Hospital and the mill of Alfeitamí.

External links

  • Ayuntamiento de Almoradí, Town Hall of Almoradí, in Spanish and English.


This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 


Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.