Villafranca del Bierzo

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Villafranca del Bierzo
Convento de Padres Paúles. (Priory of the Paulist Fathers)
Convento de Padres Paúles. (Priory of the Paulist Fathers)
Official seal of Villafranca del Bierzo
Villafranca del Bierzo is located in Castile and León
Villafranca del Bierzo
Villafranca del Bierzo
Location in Spain
Villafranca del Bierzo is located in Spain
Villafranca del Bierzo
Villafranca del Bierzo
Villafranca del Bierzo (Spain)
Coordinates: 42°36′27″N 6°48′27″W / 42.60750°N 6.80750°W / 42.60750; -6.80750
CountrySpain
Autonomous communityCastile and León
ProvinceLeón
ComarcaEl Bierzo
Judicial districtPonferrada
Government
 • MayorAgustín García Millán (PP)
Area
 • Total177.37 km2 (68.48 sq mi)
Elevation
505 m (1,657 ft)
Population
 (2018)[1]
 • Total2,974
 • Density17/km2 (43/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Villafranquinos
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
ClimateCsb
WebsiteOfficial website

Villafranca del Bierzo (Galician: Vilafranca do Bierzo) is a village and municipality in the comarca of El Bierzo, in the province of León, Castile and León, Spain.

References[change | change source]

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