La Fuente de San Esteban

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La Fuente de San Esteban is a village and large municipality in the province of Salamanca, western Spain, part of the autonomous community of Castile-Leon. It is located 54 kilometres from the provincial capital city of Salamanca and has a population of 1442 people.

The town formerly had a direct rail connection to Oporto in Portugal via the Douro railway line. The section between La Fuente de San Estaban and the border with Portugal was closed in 1984.

Geography[edit]

The municipality covers an area of 77.04 km².

It lies 770 metres above sea level.

The post code is 37200.

The municipality contains the smaller villages Boadilla 197 people, Muñoz (99 inhabitants) and Santa Olalla de Yeltes

See also[edit]

List of municipalities in Salamanca

Coordinates: 40°48′N 6°15′W / 40.800°N 6.250°W / 40.800; -6.250