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Sant Joan de Vilatorrada

Sant Joan de Vilatorrada
Sant Joan
Sant Joan
Coat of arms of Sant Joan de Vilatorrada
Coat of arms
Sant Joan de Vilatorrada is located in Catalonia
Sant Joan de Vilatorrada
Sant Joan de Vilatorrada
Location in Catalonia
Country  Spain
Community  Catalonia
Province Barcelona
Comarca Bages
 • Mayor Gil Ariso i Planas
 • Total 16.42 km2 (6.34 sq mi)
Elevation 277 m (909 ft)
Population (2007)
 • Total 10,474
 • Density 640/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Santjoanenc, santjoanenca
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Sant Joan de Vilatorrada is a municipality in the comarca of the Bages in Catalonia, Spain. It is about 50 kilometres (31 mi) away from Barcelona.

The town of Sant Joan de Vilatorrada feels placed at 3 km. from Manresa, the capital of the Bages comarca (county). The municipal limits are: in the North Sant Mateu de Bages and Callús, in the Northeast Santpedor; in the East Sant Fruitós de Bages, in the South-east Manresa and in the West Fonollosa.

External links

  • Official site (Catalan)
  • Information - Generalitat de Catalunya (Catalan)
  • Statistical information - Institut d'Estadística de Catalunya (Catalan)

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