The capital counts 125,000 residents as of Friday, 5 February 2021.
Teresa Casado Gutierrez was the lucky 125,000th resident to register herself with the municipality on Friday, the city communicated. Ms Casado Gutierrez was presented with a small gift to mark this milestone in the history of the capital.
Mayor Lydie Polfer expressed her pride: "Our dynamic city is undergoing rapid development and the number of inhabitants continues to increase. Located in the heart of Europe, our capital has many assets, such as its human size, its multiculturality, its accessibility, its parks and forests inviting relaxation or its infrastructures for families, children and young people, which help to provide to our citizens a high quality of life."