El Espinar

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El Espinar, Spain
Country Spain Spain
Autonomous community Castile and León Castile and León
Province Segovia
Municipality El Espinar
Area
 • Total 204 km2 (79 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Total 9,535
 • Density 44.93/km2 (116.4/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

El Espinar is a municipality in the province of Segovia, Castile and León, Spain. It is located 60 km north-west of Madrid. According to the 2009 census (INE), the municipality has a population of 9,535 inhabitants.

Many residents commute to Madrid. Good transportation and a booming economy caused El Espinar and neighboring towns to begin a major transformation in the 2000s into bedroom communities from Madrid.

Plaza de la Corredera.

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Coordinates: 40°43′08″N 4°14′53″W / 40.719°N 4.248°W / 40.719; -4.248