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Title: Barcelonès  
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Subject: Catalonia, Àrea Metropolitana de Barcelona, Municipalities of Catalonia, Sant Adrià de Besòs, Josep Maria Jujol
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Coat of arms
Country  Spain
Autonomous community  Catalonia
Province Barcelona
Capital Barcelona
 • Total 145.8 km2 (56.3 sq mi)
Population (2014)
 • Total 2,227,238
 • Density 15,000/km2 (40,000/sq mi)
Demonym(s) barceloní (m.)
barcelonina (f.)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Largest municipality Barcelona

Barcelonès (Catalan pronunciation: ) is the most economically important comarca (county) of Catalonia, Spain. Its capital is Barcelona, which is also the capital of Catalonia.


Municipality Population
Badalona 217,210 21.2
Barcelona 1,602,386 101.4
L'Hospitalet de Llobregat 253,518 12.4
Sant Adrià de Besòs 35,386 3.8
Santa Coloma de Gramenet 118,738 7.0
• Total: 5 2,227,238 145.8


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

External links

  • Official web site (in Catalan)

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