Fogars de la Selva

Fogars de la Selva is a municipality in the comarca of the Selva in Catalonia, Spain. It is situated to the north of the Montnegre range, and is linked to Tordera by a local road. The village used to be called Fogars de Tordera, and is the only municipality in the Selva to be part of the province of Barcelona rather than the province of Girona.

Fogars de la Selva
Sant Cebrià church, Fogars de la Selva
Sant Cebrià church, Fogars de la Selva
Fogars de la Selva is located in Province of Barcelona
Fogars de la Selva
Fogars de la Selva
Location in the Province of Barcelona
Fogars de la Selva is located in Catalonia
Fogars de la Selva
Fogars de la Selva
Location in Catalonia
Fogars de la Selva is located in Spain
Fogars de la Selva
Fogars de la Selva
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 41°44′2.4″N 2°40′22.8″E / 41.734000°N 2.673000°E / 41.734000; 2.673000Coordinates: 41°44′2.4″N 2°40′22.8″E / 41.734000°N 2.673000°E / 41.734000; 2.673000
Country Spain
Community Catalonia
ProvinceBarcelona
ComarcaSelva
Government
 • MayorJosep Vilà Camps (2015)[1]
Area
 • Total32.1 km2 (12.4 sq mi)
Elevation
45 m (148 ft)
Population
 (2018)[3]
 • Total1,467
 • Density46/km2 (120/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Fogarencs, fogarenques
Websitefogarsdelaselva.cat

DemographyEdit

1900 1930 1950 1970 1986 2007
485 443 443 244 293 1437

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Ajuntament de Fogars de la Selva". Generalitat of Catalonia. Retrieved 2015-11-13.
  2. ^ "El municipi en xifres: Fogars de la Selva". 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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