Santa Margarida de Montbui

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Santa Margarida de Montbui is locatit in Catalonia
Santa Margarida de Montbui
Santa Margarida de Montbui
Location in Catalonie
Coordinates: 41°34′32″N 1°36′33″E / 41.57556°N 1.60917°E / 41.57556; 1.60917Coordinates: 41°34′32″N 1°36′33″E / 41.57556°N 1.60917°E / 41.57556; 1.60917
Kintra Spain
Commonty Catalonie
ProvinceBarcelona
ComarcaAnoia
Govrenment
 • MayorTeodoro Romero i Hernández
Area
 • Total27.82 km2 (10.74 sq mi)
Elevation
316 m (1,037 ft)
Population
 (2008)
 • Tot9,778
 • Density356.23/km2 (922.6/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Montbuienc, montbuienca
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

Santa Maragarida de Montbui is a municipality in the comarca o the Anoia in Catalonie, Spain. It is situatit in the Òdena Basin, immediately tae the wast o Igualada o which it effectively forms a suburb. The ajuntament (toun haw) is in Sant Maure. Ither neebourheids in Montbui are the Auld Toun, el Saió-Coll del Guix an La Mallola.

Demografie[eedit | eedit soorce]

Montbui haes receivit a huge immigration in the late fifties.

1900 1930 1950 1970 1986 2007
531 961 790 5229 9088 9825

Geografie[eedit | eedit soorce]

The maist famous muntain in Santa Margarida de Montbui is cried La Tossa. It haes a altitude o 650 m. La Tossa muntain belangs tae the serra de Miralles-Queralt range.In this muntain thare is a Romanesque chapel devotit tae Virgin Mary an datin back tae the 11t century.

The Anoia river borders Santa Margarida de Montbui tae the sooth an separates this municipality frae Igualada.

Eddication an Cultur[eedit | eedit soorce]

In Montbui thare are three primar eddication schuils (Montbou, García Lorca and Antoni Gaudí) and a secondary school (Institut Montbui)

Some o the cultural centres in Montbui are La Vinícola (Sant Maure) an the Ateneu Cultural i Recreatiu (Auld toun).

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).

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