La Roda

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La Roda
Municipality
Flag of La Roda
Flag
Coat of arms of La Roda
Coat of arms
Country  Spain
Autonomous community  Castile-La Mancha
Province Bandera provincia Albacete.svg Albacete
Legal district La Roda is the legal district no. 5 of its province.
Government
 • Mayor Vicente Aroca Sáez (PP)
Demonym Rodense, rodeño/-a (Spanish)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

La Roda is a village located in the Province of Albacete in the autonomous community of Castile-La Mancha in Spain.

Description[edit]

The village has a population of around 16,500 people. It is an important industrial town. Its most famous building is the church which dates from the 15th century.

Its main culinary speciality are the Miguelitos. Tennis player Guillermo García López hails from La Roda.

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Coordinates: 39°13′N 2°09′W / 39.217°N 2.150°W / 39.217; -2.150