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Aljaraque

Aljaraque
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Aljaraque is located in Spain
Aljaraque
Aljaraque
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 37°16′N7°01′W / 37.267°N 7.017°W / 37.267; -7.017Coordinates: 37°16′N7°01′W / 37.267°N 7.017°W / 37.267; -7.017
Municipality Huelva
Government
 • Mayor David Toscano
Area
 • Total 34 km2 (13 sq mi)
 • Land 34 km2 (13 sq mi)
 • Water 0.00 km2 (0.00 sq mi)
Population
 (2018)[1]
 • Total 21,054
 • Density 620/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Website ayto-aljaraque.es

Aljaraque is a city located in the province of Huelva, Spain. According to the 2016 census, the city has a population of 20,745 inhabitants. In ancient times it was referred to as "Kalathousa" (Ancient Greek: Καλαθούσα) by the Greeks.

Demographics [ edit ]

Aljaraque has received a steady influx of new settlers in the past few years, due to the property price increase in Huelva, and the urban area's quality of life.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1999 10,298 —    
2000 10,806 +4.9%
2001 11,626 +7.6%
2002 12,303 +5.8%
2003 13,009 +5.7%
2004 14,060 +8.1%
2005 14,846 +5.6%
Source: INE (Spain)

Districts [ edit ]

Aljaraque contains the districts of Corrales, Bellavista, Dehesa Golf, and La Monacilla, most areas of which are urbanized.[2][3]

Main sights [ edit ]

  • Church of Nuestra Señora de Los Remedios
  • Hermitage of Nuestra Señora de Los Remedios
  • Church of Nuestra Señora Reina del Mundo
  • Church of Nuestra Señora de Bellavista
  • Hermitage of San Sebastián
  • Archaeological site of Papa Uvas

Gallery [ edit ]

See also [ edit ]

References [ edit ]

  1. ^ "Municipal Register of Spain 2018". National Statistics Institute. Retrieved 11 April 2019.
  2. ^ http://www.ayto-aljaraque.es/export/sites/aljaraque/es/.galleries/callejeros/CORRALES.PDF
  3. ^ "Ubicación". Ayuntamiento de Aljaraque. Retrieved 2017-09-27.

External links [ edit ]

  • Aljaraque - Sistema de Información Multiterritorial de Andalucía
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