Sallent

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Sallent (Catalan pronunciation: [səˈʎen də ʎuβɾəˈɣat]) is a municipality in the comarca of Bages, Province of Barcelona, in the Autonomous Community of Catalonia, Spain. The river Llobregat divides the municipality into two halves. Its main resources are mining and industry. It was the birthplace of Saint Anthony Mary Claret (1807–1870)

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Coat of arms of Sallent
Coat of arms
Sallent is located in Province of Barcelona
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Location in Catalonia
Sallent is located in Spain
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Sallent (Spain)
Coordinates: 41°49′33″N 1°53′42″E / 41.82583°N 1.89500°E / 41.82583; 1.89500Coordinates: 41°49′33″N 1°53′42″E / 41.82583°N 1.89500°E / 41.82583; 1.89500
Country Spain
CommunityCatalonia
ProvinceBarcelona
ComarcaBages
Government
 • MayorOriol Ribalta (2019)[1]
Area
 • Total65.2 km2 (25.2 sq mi)
Elevation
278 m (912 ft)
Population
 (2018)[3]
 • Total6,636
 • Density100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Sallentins
Websitewww.sallent.cat
Sant Miquel de Serra-sanç in Sallent, Bages.

DemographyEdit

According to Spanish census data,[4] this is the population of Sallent in recent years.

1981 1991 2001 2011
8,213 7,686 7,004 6,866

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Ajuntament de Sallent". Generalitat of Catalonia. Retrieved 2015-11-13.
  2. ^ "El municipi en xifres: Sallent". Statistical Institute of Catalonia. Retrieved 2015-11-23.
  3. ^ Municipal Register of Spain 2018. National Statistics Institute.
  4. ^ Sallent population statistics

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