Teruel

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Teruel
Plaza del Torico
Plaza del Torico
Flag of Teruel
Coat of arms of Teruel
Coordinates: 40°20′37″N 1°6′26″W / 40.34361°N 1.10722°W / 40.34361; -1.10722Coordinates: 40°20′37″N 1°6′26″W / 40.34361°N 1.10722°W / 40.34361; -1.10722
Country Spain
Autonomous communityAragon
ProvinceTeruel
ComarcaComunidad de Teruel
Judicial districtTeruel
Founded1171
Government
 • AlcaldeEmma Buj (Partido Popular de Aragón)
Area
 • Total440.41 km2 (170.04 sq mi)
Elevation
915 m (3,002 ft)
Population
 (2018)[1]
 • Total35,691
 • Density81/km2 (210/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Turolense
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
44001 - 44003
Dialing code978
Official language(s)Spanish
WebsiteOfficial website

Teruel (Spanish pronunciation: [teˈɾwel]) is a city in Aragon, located in eastern Spain, and is also the capital of Teruel Province. It has a population of 35,675 in 2014[2] making it the least populated provincial capital in the country.

References[change | change source]

  1. Municipal Register of Spain 2018. National Statistics Institute.
  2. Instituto Nacional de Estadística, Cifras oficiales de población resultantes de la revisión del Padrón municipal a 1 de enero de 2014, Resumen por Capitales de provincias