Almazán

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Almazán, Spain
Almazán (Soria) Mapa.svg
Country Spain
Autonomous community Castile and León
Province Soria
Municipality Almazán
Government
Area
 • Total 165 km2 (64 sq mi)
Population (2004)
 • Total 5,755
 • Density 34.9/km2 (90/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Almazán (Spanish pronunciation: [almaˈθan]) is a municipality located in the province of Soria, Castile and León, Spain. According to the 2004 census (INE), the municipality has a population of 5,755 inhabitants.

Demographics[edit]

  • 5,727 inhabitants (INE 2005).

Notable residents[edit]

Lexicographer María Moliner grew up in the town, after moving from her birthplace, the Aragonese town of Paniza.

External links[edit]

Entrance of Almazán town.
Church of San Miguel, built in the 12th century.

Coordinates: 41°29′N 2°32′W / 41.483°N 2.533°W / 41.483; -2.533