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Subject: List of municipalities in Girona, Alt Empordà, Boadella i les Escaules, Sant Martí de Biure, Municipalities of Catalonia
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Coat of arms
Location in Catalonia

Coordinates: 42°20′24″N 2°53′46″E / 42.34000°N 2.89611°E / 42.34000; 2.89611Coordinates: 42°20′24″N 2°53′46″E / 42.34000°N 2.89611°E / 42.34000; 2.89611

Country  Spain
Community  Catalonia
Province Girona
Comarca Alt Empordà
 • Mayor Joan Juan i Coll
 • Total 10 km2 (4 sq mi)
Elevation 81 m (266 ft)
Population (2007)
 • Total 245
 • Density 25/km2 (63/sq mi)
Demonym Biurenc, biurenca
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Biure is a municipality in the comarca of the Alt Empordà in Girona, Catalonia, Spain. It is situated to the north-west of Figueres, to which it is linked by the GE-504 road.


1900 1930 1950 1970 1986 2007
1037 827 591 359 284 245


  • Panareda Clopés, Josep Maria; Rios Calvet, Jaume; Rabella Vives, Josep Maria (1989). Guia de Catalunya, Barcelona:Caixa de Catalunya. ISBN 84-87135-01-3 (Spanish). ISBN 84-87135-02-1 (Catalan).

External links

  • Official website (Catalan)
  • Information of Biure (Catalan)
  • Statistical info - Institut d'Estadística de Catalunya (Catalan)
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