Lleida

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Lleida
Municipality
La Seu Vella cathedral in Lleida
La Seu Vella cathedral in Lleida
Flag of Lleida
Flag
Coat of arms of Lleida
Coat of arms
Lleida is located in Catalonia
Lleida
Lleida
Location of Lleida within Catalonia
Coordinates: 41°37′0″N 0°38′0″E / 41.61667°N 0.63333°E / 41.61667; 0.63333Coordinates: 41°37′0″N 0°38′0″E / 41.61667°N 0.63333°E / 41.61667; 0.63333
Country  Spain
Autonomous community  Catalonia
Province Lleida
Comarca Segrià
Founded 6th century BC
Government
 • Type Mayor-Council
 • Mayor Angel Ros i Domingo (PSC)
Area
 • Municipality 211.7 km2 (81.7 sq mi)
Elevation 155 m (509 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Municipality 138,416 hab.
 • Metro 250,000
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 25001-25007
Dialing code 34 (Spain) + 973 (Lleida)
Official language(s) Catalan, Spanish
Website Official website

Lleida (Catalan pronunciation: [ˈʎɛjðə], locally: [ˈʎejðɛ], Spanish: Lérida [ˈleɾiða]) is a city in western Catalonia, Spain. It is the capital of the province of Lleida.