Colmenar de Oreja

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For the football club, see CD Colmenar de Oreja.
Colmenar de Oreja
Municipality
City Hall.
City Hall.
Coat of arms of Colmenar de Oreja
Coat of arms
Colmenar de Oreja is located in Spain
Colmenar de Oreja
Colmenar de Oreja
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 40°6′33″N 3°23′13″W / 40.10917°N 3.38694°W / 40.10917; -3.38694
Country  Spain
Autonomous community Community of Madrid
Province Madrid
Comarca Comarca de Las Vegas
Government
 • Mayor Francisco José García Paredes
Area
 • Total 126.3 km2 (48.8 sq mi)
Elevation 761 m (2,497 ft)
Population (2010)
 • Total 8,397
 • Density 66/km2 (170/sq mi)
Demonym Colmenaretes
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 28380
Website Official website

Colmenar de Oreja is a municipality of the autonomous community of Madrid in central Spain. It was subject to a seven-month siege in 1139.[citation needed]

Coordinates: 40°06′N 3°23′W / 40.100°N 3.383°W / 40.100; -3.383