Fígols i Alinyà

Fígols i Alinyà is a municipality in the comarca of the Alt Urgell in Catalonia, Spain. It is situated on the left bank of the Segre river between Coll de Nargó and Organyà, just above the Oliana reservoir. The municipality was formed in 1972 by the merger of the municipalities of Fígols d'Organyà and Alinyà: the ajuntament (town hall) is in Fígols. A local road links the municipality with Organyà.

Fígols i Alinyà
Església de Sant Víctor de Fígols
Església de Sant Víctor de Fígols
Coat of arms of Fígols i Alinyà
Coat of arms
Fígols i Alinyà is located in Catalonia
Fígols i Alinyà
Fígols i Alinyà
Location in Catalonia
Coordinates: 42°12′18″N 1°20′31″E / 42.20500°N 1.34194°E / 42.20500; 1.34194Coordinates: 42°12′18″N 1°20′31″E / 42.20500°N 1.34194°E / 42.20500; 1.34194
Country Spain
Community Catalonia
ProvinceLleida
ComarcaAlt Urgell
Government
 • MayorJordi Sala Solans (2015)[1] (ERC-AM)
Area
 • Total101.8 km2 (39.3 sq mi)
Elevation
602 m (1,975 ft)
Population
 (2018)[3]
 • Total253
 • Density2.5/km2 (6.4/sq mi)
Websitefigolsalinya.ddl.net

SubdivisionsEdit

The municipality of Fígols i Alinyà is formed of five villages. Populations are given as of 2001:

  • Alinyà (70), on the road from Organyà to Bergà
  • L'Alzina d'Alinyà (29)
  • Canelles (6)
  • Fígols (152)
  • Perles (16)

DemographyEdit

Population figures from before 1972 are the sum of the populations of Fígols d'Organyà and of Alinyà.

1900 1930 1950 1970 1986 2007
940 1089 920 576 377 265

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Ajuntament de Fígols i Alinyà". Generalitat of Catalonia. Retrieved 2015-11-13.
  2. ^ "El municipi en xifres: Fígols i Alinyà". Statistical Institute of Catalonia. Retrieved 2015-11-23.
  3. ^ Municipal Register of Spain 2018. National Statistics Institute.
  • 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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