Almonte, Spain

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Almonte
Flag of Almonte
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Official seal of Almonte
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Almonte is located in Spain
Almonte
Almonte
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 37°16′N 6°31′W / 37.267°N 6.517°W / 37.267; -6.517Coordinates: 37°16′N 6°31′W / 37.267°N 6.517°W / 37.267; -6.517
Municipality Huelva
Government
 • Mayor José Antonio Dominguez Iglesias
Area
 • Total 861 km2 (332 sq mi)
 • Land 861 km2 (332 sq mi)
 • Water 0.00 km2 (0.00 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 19,641
 • Density 22.8/km2 (59/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Website aytoalmonte.es

Almonte is a city and municipality located in the province of Huelva, Spain. According to the 2010 census, the city has a population of 23,000 inhabitants. The village of El Rocío, an important pilgrimage point, is located within the municipality.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1999 17,202 —    
2000 17,444 +1.4%
2001 17,687 +1.4%
2002 18,151 +2.6%
2003 18,446 +1.6%
2004 19,191 +4.0%
2005 19,641 +2.3%
Source: INE (Spain)
Church of El Rocio

External links[edit]

  • Almonte - Sistema de Información Multiterritorial de Andalucía
  • - AlmonteAlDia.com - Digital News for Almonte, El Rocío and Matalascañas