Alcocero de Mola

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Alcocero de Mola
Municipality and town
View of Alcocero de Mola, 2009
View of Alcocero de Mola, 2009
Official seal of Alcocero de Mola
Seal
Municipal location of Alcocero de Mola in Burgos province
Municipal location of Alcocero de Mola in Burgos province
Country Spain
Autonomous community Castile and León Castile and León
Province Flag of Burgos Burgos
Comarca La Bureba
Area
 • Total 8 km2 (3 sq mi)
Elevation 795 m (2,608 ft)
Population (2012)
 • Total 32
 • Density 4.0/km2 (10/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 09258
Website http://www.alcocerodemola.es/

Alcocero de Mola is a municipality and town located in the province of Burgos, Castile and León, Spain. According to the 2004 census (INE), the municipality has a population of 53 inhabitants. The town was known only as Alcocero until 1938, when Francoist authorities renamed the village in honour of General Emilio Mola, who died in a plane crash near Alcocero on 3 June 1937.

Monument erected in 1939 in memory of General Emilio Mola, who died in a plane crash near Alcocero in 1937.

Coordinates: 42°28′N 3°21′W / 42.467°N 3.350°W / 42.467; -3.350