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Laudio/Llodio is a toun an municipality locatit in the province o Álava, in the Basque Kintra, northren Spain. Laudio is the name in Basque leid an Llodio in Spainyie; baith are uised indistinctly.

Geografie an demografie[eedit | eedit soorce]

Llodio is an important industrial center locatit at 50 km NW frae the provincial caipital o Vitoria-Gasteiz an at 20 km SE frae Bilbao. It is the seicont municipality o Álava, in population. The municipality haes a aurie o 37,56 km² an a population (2005) o 18,633 (9,288 male, 9,345 female).

Its geographical coordinates are:

  • Latitude: 43º09’4’’ N
  • Longitude: 2º57’22’’ W
  • Altitude: Minimum: 130 m, Maximum: 782 m.

Elections an local admeenistration[eedit | eedit soorce]

Municipal election[eedit | eedit soorce]

Syne the 2011 Municipal elections the Mayor o Llodio is Mr. Natxo Urkixo Orueta (Bildu). The Coalition Bildu haes 6 municipal councillors on Llodio Toun Cooncil, the Basque Naitionalist Pairty PNV/EAJ haes 6 an aw, the Socialist Pairty o the Basque Kintra – Basque Kintra Left haes 2 as does the Fowkpairty (Spain). The local group Omnia taks the feenal seat.

General election[eedit | eedit soorce]

The results o the 2004 Spainyie General Election in Llodio wur as follaes:

Sport[eedit | eedit soorce]

The toun haes a local athletics club, Club de Atletismo de Laudio, which haes its awn track an field stadium (the Estadio Ellakuri). The club haes hostit the Cross Internacional Valle de Llodio, a annual internaitional cross kintra runnin event, syne 1985.[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Cross Internacional (Spaingie). C.A de Laudio. Retrieved on 2010-12-03.

Freemit airtin[eedit | eedit soorce]

Coordinates: 43°09′N 2°58′W / 43.150°N 2.967°W / 43.150; -2.967