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Alt Empordà

Alt Empordà
Comarca
Flag of Alt Empordà
Flag
Coat of arms of Alt Empordà
Coat of arms
Country  Spain
Autonomous community  Catalonia
Province Girona
Capital Figueres
Municipalities
Area
 • Total 1,357.4 km2 (524.1 sq mi)
Population (2014)
 • Total 140,214
 • Density 100/km2 (270/sq mi)
Demonym(s)  
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Largest municipality Figueres

Alt Empordà (Catalan pronunciation: , "Upper Empordà") is a comarca (county) in Girona, Catalonia, Spain, one of two into which Empordà was divided by the comarcal division of Catalonia in 1936,[1] the other one being Baix Empordà.

Municipalities

Municipality Population
(2014)[2]
Area
km2[2]
Agullana 826 27.7
Albanyà 155 94.4
L'Armentera 901 5.6
Avinyonet de Puigventós 1,581 12.3
Bàscara 949 17.5
Biure 245 10.0
Boadella i les Escaules 248 10.8
Borrassà 728 9.4
Cabanelles 243 55.6
Cabanes 921 15.0
Cadaqués 2,820 26.4
Cantallops 324 19.6
Capmany 612 26.4
Castelló d'Empúries 11,473 42.3
Cistella 293 25.6
Colera 532 24.4
Darnius 534 34.9
L'Escala 10,143 16.3
Espolla 417 43.6
El Far d'Empordà 563 9.0
Figueres 45,444 19.3
Fortià 710 10.8
Garrigàs 398 19.9
Garriguella 857 21.0
La Jonquera 3,115 56.9
Lladó 767 13.5
Llançà 4,970 28.0
Llers 1,242 21.3
Maçanet de Cabrenys 781 67.9
Masarac 284 12.6
Mollet de Peralada 182 6.0
Navata 1,262 18.5
Ordis 380 8.6
Palau de Santa Eulàlia 98 8.4
Palau-saverdera 1,437 16.4
Pau 569 10.7
Pedret i Marzà 189 8.6
Peralada 1,859 43.6
Pont de Molins 529 8.7
Pontós 223 13.7
El Port de la Selva 980 41.6
Portbou 1,214 9.2
Rabós 182 45.1
Riumors 244 6.5
Roses 19,600 45.9
Sant Climent Sescebes 590 24.4
Sant Llorenç de la Muga 249 31.8
Sant Miquel de Fluvià 798 3.5
Sant Mori 177 7.5
Sant Pere Pescador 2,138 18.4
Santa Llogaia d'Àlguema 341 1.9
Saus, Camallera i Llampaies 815 11.4
La Selva de Mar 181 7.2
Siurana 150 10.5
Terrades 288 21.0
Torroella de Fluvià 704 16.8
La Vajol 86 4.7
Ventalló 836 25.0
Vila-sacra 681 6.0
Vilabertran 913 2.3
Viladamat 440 11.7
Vilafant 5,481 8.4
Vilajuïga 1,190 13.1
Vilamacolum 307 5.6
Vilamalla 1,103 8.8
Vilamaniscle 170 5.5
Vilanant 399 16.9
Vilaür 153 5.5
• Total: 68 140,214 1,357.4

References

  1. ^ Divisió comarcal de 1936
  2. ^ a b "El municipi en xifres". Institut d'Estadística de Catalunya. Retrieved 2015-05-25. 

External links

  • IDESCAT: statistical information about Alt Empordà
  • Official comarcal web site (Catalan)
  • Alt Empordà guide (Spanish)
  • Setmanari de l'Alt Empordà (Catalan)
  • . Figueres & Alt Empordà online TV. Video newsTramuntana TV (Catalan)

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