Miranda de Ebro

Miranda de Ebro
Municipality and town
Puente Carlos III Miranda.JPG
Flag of Miranda de Ebro
Flag
Coat of arms of Miranda de Ebro
Coat of arms
Location of Miranda de Ebro in the province of Burgos
Location of Miranda de Ebro in the province of Burgos
Miranda de Ebro is located in Castile and León
Miranda de Ebro
Miranda de Ebro
Location in Spain
Miranda de Ebro is located in Spain
Miranda de Ebro
Miranda de Ebro
Miranda de Ebro (Spain)
Coordinates: 42°41′N 2°56′W / 42°41′N 2°56′W / 42.683; -2.933
CountrySpain
Autonomous communityCastile and León Castile and León
ProvinceFlag of Burgos Burgos
ComarcaComarca del Ebro
Government
 • MayorAitana Hernando (2015) (PSOE)
Area
 • Total101.33 km2 (39.12 sq mi)
Elevation
471 m (1,545 ft)
Population
 (2018)[1]
 • Total35,477
 • Density350/km2 (910/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Mirandeses
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Official website

Miranda de Ebro (Spanish: [miˈɾan̪da ðe ˈeβɾo]) is a city on the Ebro river in the province of Burgos in the autonomous community of Castile and León, Spain. It is located in the north-eastern part of the province, on the border with the province of Álava and the autonomous community of La Rioja. According to the 2008 census conducted by Spain's National Institute of Statistics (Instituto Nacional de Estadística), it has a population of 39,589 inhabitants, making it the second most populous city in the province after the capital, Burgos.

The city has an industrial economy focusing on the chemical industry. It is an important transportation hub, especially as a railroad junction. Within 80 kilometres (50 miles) are the cities of Bilbao, Burgos, Logroño and Vitoria-Gasteiz.

Geography

The city of Miranda de Ebro is located in the northeastern part of the province of Burgos, 80 kilometres (50 mi) from the capital, in the autonomous community of Castile and León (Spain). The coordinates of the city are: latitude 42° 41′ 6″ N, longitude 2° 55′ 60″ W; it has an area of 101.33 square kilometres (39.12 sq mi), a perimeter of 72,312 metres (237,244 ft) and is 471 metres (1,545 ft) above sea level, according to the National Geographic Institute.

The city is divided into two parts by the river Ebro. The old part is named Aquende and the new part is named Allende.

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Simple English: Miranda de Ebro
српски / srpski: Миранда де Ебро
Türkçe: Miranda de Ebro
українська: Міранда-де-Ебро
Tiếng Việt: Miranda de Ebro