Santpedor

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Santpedor
View of Santpedor, with the Hermitage of St. Francis on the left.
View of Santpedor, with the Hermitage of St. Francis on the left.
Flag of Santpedor
Coat of arms of Santpedor
Santpedor is located in Province of Barcelona
Santpedor
Santpedor
Location in Catalonia
Santpedor is located in Catalonia
Santpedor
Santpedor
Santpedor (Catalonia)
Santpedor is located in Spain
Santpedor
Santpedor
Santpedor (Spain)
Coordinates: 41°47′1″N 1°50′21″E / 41.78361°N 1.83917°E / 41.78361; 1.83917Coordinates: 41°47′1″N 1°50′21″E / 41.78361°N 1.83917°E / 41.78361; 1.83917
Country Spain
Community Catalonia
ProvinceBarcelona
ComarcaBages
Government
 • MayorXavier Codina Casas (2015)[1] (ERC)
Area
 • Total16.6 km2 (6.4 sq mi)
Elevation
336 m (1,102 ft)
Population
 (2018)[3]
 • Total7,532
 • Density450/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Santpedorenc
Websitesantpedor.cat

Santpedor is a municipality of 7,604 people (2020). It is in the province of Barcelona in the autonomous community of Catalonia in Spain. It is north of Manresa, the flattest part of Bages. The main sights are the Romanesque-Gothic church of St. Peter, and the Hermitage of St. Francis.

Former football player and current manager of Manchester City Josep Guardiola was born here.

References[change | change source]

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