Tordera

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Tordera
Municipality
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Tordera is locatit in Catalonia
Tordera
Tordera
Location in Catalonie
Coordinates: 41°42′3″N 2°43′12″E / 41.70083°N 2.72000°E / 41.70083; 2.72000
Kintra  Spain
Commonty  Catalonie
Province Barcelona
Comarca Maresme
Govrenment
 • Mayor Joan Carles García i Cañizares
Aurie
 • Total 84.08 km2 (32.46 sq mi)
Elevation 34 m (112 ft)
Population (2010)
 • Tot 15,641
 • Density 190/km2 (480/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Torderencs
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 08490
Wabsteid Offeecial wabsteid

Tordera is a ceety in the comarca o Maresme, province o Barcelona, Catalonie, Spain, situatit 64 km frae Barcelona an 36 km frae Girona on the edge o the Montnegre natural pairk. Its population as o 2004 wis 11719.

The economy wis umwhile based aroond agricultur, especially cork production, but haes diversifee'd intae textile manufacturin an construction.

The Tordera River flows throu the toun.

The Romanesque kirk o Saunt Stephen is situatit in the toun centre: pairt o the altar is oreeginal, but the rest o the biggin wis renovatit in the 16t an 18t hunderyears.

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