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Boadella i les Escaules

Boadella i les Escaules
Municipality
Escaules castle
Escaules castle
Boadella i les Escaules is located in Catalonia
Boadella i les Escaules
Boadella i les Escaules
Location in Catalonia
Coordinates:
Country  Spain
Community  Catalonia
Province Girona
Comarca Alt Empordà
Government
 • Mayor Emili Santos i Bach
Area
 • Total 10.76 km2 (4.15 sq mi)
Elevation 82 m (269 ft)
Population (2007)
 • Total 228
 • Density 21/km2 (55/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Boadellenc, boadellenca,
escaulenc, escaulenca
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Boadella i les Escaules is a municipality in the comarca of the Alt Empordà in Girona, Catalonia, Spain. The former name, Boadella d'Empordà, was changed in 2004 when the town of Les Escaules joined Boadella d'Empordà. It is situated in the valley of the Muga river, which is dammed to form the reservoir of Pantà de Boadella, a tourist attraction, and to generate hydroelectric power. Local roads link the village with Biure and Terrades.

Demography

1900 1930 1950 1970 1986 2007
504 563 416 301 221 228

References

  • 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 - Generalitat de Catalunya (Catalan)
  • Statistical information - Institut d'Estadística de Catalunya (Catalan)
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