Algar, Cádiz

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Algar
Municipality
Coat of arms of Algar
Coat of arms
Map of Algar (Cádiz).png
Algar is located in Spain
Algar
Algar
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 36°39′N 5°39′W / 36.650°N 5.650°W / 36.650; -5.650Coordinates: 36°39′N 5°39′W / 36.650°N 5.650°W / 36.650; -5.650
Country  Spain
Autonomous community Andalusia
Province Cádiz
Comarca Sierra de Cádiz
Government
 • Alcalde Jose M. Lozano Venegas (PA)
Area
 • Total 26.60 km2 (10.27 sq mi)
Elevation 212 m (696 ft)
Population (2008)
 • Total 1,564
 • Density 59/km2 (150/sq mi)
Demonym Algareño, ña
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 11639
Website algar.es

Algar is a city in the province of Cádiz, Spain. According to the 2005 census, the city has 1,644 inhabitants. Algar is in the White Towns of Andalusia to an altitude of 212 meters.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1999 1,803 —    
2000 1,778 −1.4%
2001 1,755 −1.3%
2002 1,714 −2.3%
2003 1,640 −4.3%
2004 1,643 +0.2%
2005 1,644 +0.1%
Source: INE (Spain)

Monuments[edit]

  • Iglesia Parroquial de Santa María de Guadalupe.
  • Plaza de Toros de Algar.
  • Puerta de Alcalá.

Economy[edit]

Fallow Deer is a typical animal of the areas of Algar

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