jueves, 28 de febrero de 2008

El Prat de Llobregat Demography

El Prat de Llobregat is a municipality in the comarca of the Baix Llobregat in Catalonia, Spain. It is situated in the delta of the Llobregat river on the right bank. More than a quarter of the area of the municipality is occupied by Barcelona Airport. Apart from the transport links to the airport, the town of El Prat is served by a railway station on the coast line from Barcelona to Valencia. The municipality also has a beach and a small nature reserve at the Llac (Lake) de la Ricarda i del Remolar. El Prat is famous for its blue-legged chickens (known as gall potablava in Catalan).
1900 --> 2804 inhabitants
1930 --> 6694
1950 --> 10,401
1970 --> 36,363
1986 --> 63,052
2002 --> 66,312

El Prat de Llobregat
Location - General information
Province: Barcelona
Comarca : Baix Llobregat
Demonym : n/a
Land Area : 32.23 km²
Altitude : 8 m AMSL
Population: 63,312 (2002)
Density:1964 hab./km²