Errenteria

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Errenteria
Rentería
Municipality
Errenteria/Orereta
Panoramic view of Errenteria, from Mount San Marko
Panoramic view of Errenteria, from Mount San Marko
Coat of arms of Errenteria
Coat of arms
Errenteria is located in Basque Country
Errenteria
Errenteria
Location in Spain
Errenteria is located in Spain
Errenteria
Errenteria
Errenteria (Spain)
Coordinates: 43°18′45.06″N 1°53′55.55″W / 43.3125167°N 1.8987639°W / 43.3125167; -1.8987639
Country Spain
Autonomous community Basque Country
ProvinceGipuzkoa
ComarcaDonostialdea
Government
 • MayorJulen Mendoza Pérez (Bildu)
Area
 • Total32.26 km2 (12.46 sq mi)
Population (2016)
 • Total39,381
 • Density1,220.74/km2 (3,161.7/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Errenteriar
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code20100
Official language(s)Basque
WebsiteOfficial website
View of downtown Orereta

Errenteria (Basque: Errenteria/Orereta, Spanish: Rentería) is a town located in the province of Gipuzkoa in the Basque Autonomous Community, in the north of Spain, near the French border. The river Oiartzun cuts its way through the town, one that has undergone severe pollution up to recent times on its lower stage.

Fortress of Txoritokieta

Districts[edit]

  • Agustinak/Agustinas
  • Alaberga
  • Beraun
  • Kaputxinoak/Capuchinos
  • Etxe Berriak/Casas Nuevas
  • Gaztaño
  • Erdialdea/Centro
  • Fanderia
  • Gabierrota
  • Galtzaraborda
  • Iztieta
  • Lartzabal
  • Listorreta
  • Olibet - Ugarritze
  • Ondartxo
  • Perurena
  • Pontika
  • Zamalbide

Twin towns[edit]

See also[edit]

September 1982 Rentería attack

External links[edit]