Susqueda

Susqueda is a municipality in the comarca of the Selva in Catalonia, Spain. It is located in the Guilleries Massif area, on the left bank of the Ter river in the north-west of the comarca. The Susqueda reservoir is on the municipal territory, and the associated hydroelectric power station is an important source of local income. A local road links the municipality with the C-152 road to Santa Coloma de Farners.

Susqueda
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Flag of Susqueda
Flag
Coat of arms of Susqueda
Coat of arms
Susqueda is located in Catalonia
Susqueda
Susqueda
Location in Catalonia
Susqueda is located in Spain
Susqueda
Susqueda
Susqueda (Spain)
Coordinates: 41°59′N 2°31′E / 41.983°N 2.517°E / 41.983; 2.517Coordinates: 41°59′N 2°31′E / 41.983°N 2.517°E / 41.983; 2.517
Country Spain
Community Catalonia
ProvinceGirona
ComarcaSelva
Government
 • MayorJoan Mercader Arimany (2015)[1]
Area
 • Total50.6 km2 (19.5 sq mi)
Elevation
100 m (300 ft)
Population
 (2018)[3]
 • Total97
 • Density1.9/km2 (5.0/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Susquedenc, susquedenca
Websitewww.susqueda.cat

DemographyEdit

1900 1930 1950 1970 1986 2007
603 664 611 199 125 126

ReferencesEdit

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