La Pobla de Benifassà

La Pobla de Benifassà (Valencian pronunciation: [la ˈpɔbla ðe benifaˈsa]) is a municipality in the comarca of Baix Maestrat in the Valencian Community, Spain.

La Pobla de Benifassà
Coat of arms of La Pobla de Benifassà
La Pobla de Benifassà is located in Spain
La Pobla de Benifassà
La Pobla de Benifassà
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 40°39′24″N 0°09′20″E / 40.65667°N 0.15556°E / 40.65667; 0.15556Coordinates: 40°39′24″N 0°09′20″E / 40.65667°N 0.15556°E / 40.65667; 0.15556
Country Spain
Autonomous community Valencian Community
ProvinceCastellón
ComarcaBaix Maestrat
Judicial districtVinaròs
Government
 • AlcaldeVictor Gargallo Bel (PSD)
Area
 • Total136 km2 (53 sq mi)
Elevation
705 m (2,313 ft)
Population
 (2018)[1]
 • Total197
 • Density1.4/km2 (3.8/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Poblatà, poblatana
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
12599
Official language(s)Valencian
WebsiteOfficial website
View of Fredes.

It is located in the historical comarca of Tinença de Benifassà. Most villages in the area have only residual population owing to massive emigration in the late 20th century.

The Ulldecona Dam is located within the La Pobla de Benifassà municipal limits.[2]

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See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Municipal Register of Spain 2018. National Statistics Institute.
  2. ^ Wikiloc - Itinerari Salt de Robert - Fredes - Portell de l'infern - Embassament d'Ulldecona

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