Arenys de Munt

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Arenys de Munt
Municipality
Arenys de Munt - La Riera.jpg
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Arenys de Munt is located in Catalonia
Arenys de Munt
Arenys de Munt
Location in Catalonie
Coordinates: 41°37′N 2°33′E / 41.617°N 2.550°E / 41.617; 2.550Coordinates: 41°37′N 2°33′E / 41.617°N 2.550°E / 41.617; 2.550
Kintra  Spain
Commonty  Catalonie
Province Barcelona
Comarca Maresme
Govrenment
 • Mayor Josep Manel Jimenez (CUP)
Aurie
 • Tot 21.29 km2 (8.22 sq mi)
Elevation 121 m (397 ft)
Population (2008[1])
 • Tot 8,023
 • Density 380/km2 (980/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Arenyenc, arenyenca
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Arenys de Munt (Catalan pronunciation: [əˈɾɛɲz ðə ˈmun], arenys bein Catalan for "sands (o a saisonal creek)", an de munt for "up hill" as opponit tae Arenys de Mar, "sands bi the sea") is a municipality in the comarca o the Maresme in Catalonie, Spain. It is situatit inland frae the coast, in the el Corredor range an includin the peak o el Montalt (595 m). It retains a textile industry specialised in the production o touels, an is kent for the production o strawberries, cherries an liqueurs an aw. The B-511 road links the toun wi Arenys de Mar, Vallgorguina an Sant Celoni.

It is the hametown o actor Daniel Brühl[2][3] an fitbawer Cesc Fàbregas.

Politics[eedit | eedit soorce]

City Hall

On 13 September 2009, the municipality held a symbolic referendum (wi nae legal status unner the Spainyie Constitution) on sel-determination an unthirldom for Catalonie. The pairticipation rate wis 41% (33% o the toun's entire population, includin those unner the votin age [4]). Ower 96% o pairticipatin voters cast ballots in favour o unthirldom.[5] The referendum gae inertia tae a muivement for similar consultations tae be held in ither municipalities athort Catalonie, includin a co-ordinated vote in multiple municipalities, which wis held a week later, on 13 Dizember. [5]

Demografie[eedit | eedit soorce]

1900 1930 1950 1970 1986 2007
3003 3232 3066 4023 4654 7807

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • 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).
  1. [1] Population in 2008
  2. [2] Biography of Daniel Brühl
  3. [3] Hometown of Daniel Brühl
  4. http://www.elpais.com/articulo/espana/Arenys/vota/masivamente/favor/independencia/Cataluna/elpepuesp/20090913elpepunac_1/Tes
  5. 5.0 5.1 [4] Arenys vota independència, AVUI.cat, September 14th 2009 Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "AVUI_article" defined multiple times with different content

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