Aljaraque

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Aljaraque
Flag of Aljaraque
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Official seal of Aljaraque
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Aljaraque is located in Spain
Aljaraque
Aljaraque
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 37°16′N 7°01′W / 37.267°N 7.017°W / 37.267; -7.017Coordinates: 37°16′N 7°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 (2005)
 • Total 14,846
 • Density 436.6/km2 (1,131/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Website ayto-aljaraque.es

Aljaraque is a city located in the province of Huelva, Spain. According to the 2005 census, the city has a population of 14,846 inhabitants.

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)

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]

External links[edit]

  • Aljaraque - Sistema de Información Multiterritorial de Andalucía

Arqueología, Historia, Patrimonio Natural e histórico de Aljaraque [1]

See also[edit]