Leganés

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Leganés
Leganés - Ayuntamiento 4.jpg
Flag of Leganés
Flag
Official seal of Leganés
Seal
Leganés is located in Spain
Leganés
Leganés
Leganés is located in Community of Madrid
Leganés
Leganés
Coordinates: 40°19′41″N 3°45′52″W / 40.32806°N 3.76444°W / 40.32806; -3.76444Coordinates: 40°19′41″N 3°45′52″W / 40.32806°N 3.76444°W / 40.32806; -3.76444
CountrySpain
RegionCommunity of Madrid
Founded1280
Government
 • MayorSantiago Llorente [es] (PSOE)
Area
 • Total43.09 km2 (16.64 sq mi)
Elevation
667 m (2,188 ft)
Population
 (2018)[1]
 • Total188,425
 • Density4,400/km2 (11,000/sq mi)
 • Demonym
Leganense pepinero -a
Time zoneUTC+1 (EST)
WebsiteLeganes.org

Leganés (Spanish pronunciation: [le.ɣa.ˈnes]) is a city in the Community of Madrid, Spain. Considered part of the Madrid metropolitan area, it is located about 11 km southwest of the centre of Madrid. In 2018, 188,425 people lived there.

References[change | change source]

  1. Municipal Register of Spain 2018. National Statistics Institute.