Algete

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Algete
Municipality
Villa de Algete
Flag of Algete
Flag
Coat of arms of Algete
Coat of arms
Algete is located in Spain
Algete
Algete
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 40°35′52″N 3°30′1″W / 40.59778°N 3.50028°W / 40.59778; -3.50028
Country  Spain
Autonomous community Madrid
Province Madrid
Comarca Comarca de Alcalá
Judicial district Torrejón de Ardoz
Government
 • Alcalde Inmaculada Juarez (2007)
Area
 • Total 37.88 km2 (14.63 sq mi)
Elevation 741 m (2,431 ft)
Population (2010)
 • Total 20,481
 • Density 540/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Demonym Algeteños
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 28110
Website Official website

Algete (Spanish pronunciation: [alˈxete]) is a town and municipality in central Spain. It is located in the comarca de Alcalá in the autonomous community of the Community of Madrid. It had a population of 19,345 in 2008. It is situated 30 kilometers to the northeast from the capital.

Sights include the church of Asunción de Nuestra Señora.

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