Torrevieja

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Torrevieja
Flag of Torrevieja
Flag
Coat of arms of Torrevieja
Coat of arms
Torrevieja is located in Province of Alicante
Torrevieja
Torrevieja
Location of Torrevieja
Torrevieja is located in Valencian Community
Torrevieja
Torrevieja
Torrevieja (Valencian Community)
Torrevieja is located in Spain
Torrevieja
Torrevieja
Torrevieja (Spain)
Coordinates: 37°58′40″N 0°41′0″W / 37.97778°N 0.68333°W / 37.97778; -0.68333Coordinates: 37°58′40″N 0°41′0″W / 37.97778°N 0.68333°W / 37.97778; -0.68333
Country Spain
Autonomous community Valencian Community
ProvinceAlicante
ComarcaEl Baix Segura / La Vega Baja
Judicial districtTorrevieja
Founded20th century
Government
 • MayorJosé Manuel Dolón García (2015) (LV)
Area
 • Total71.44 km2 (27.58 sq mi)
Elevation
7 m (23 ft)
Population
 (2018)[1]
 • Total82,599
 • Density1,200/km2 (3,000/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Torrevejense
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
03181 a 03188
Dialing code965 and 966
Official language(s)Spanish
Websitewww.torrevieja.es

Torrevieja (Spanish: [ˌtoreˈβjexa]) or Torrevella (Valencian: [ˌtoreˈveʎa]) is a seaside city and municipality on the Costa Blanca in the province of Alicante. It is on the southeastern Mediterranean coast of Spain.

References[change | change source]

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