La Solana

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La Solana
Flag of La Solana
Coat of arms of La Solana
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La Solana is located in Spain
La Solana
La Solana
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 38°56′29″N 3°14′22″W / 38.94139°N 3.23944°W / 38.94139; -3.23944
Country  Spain
Autonomous Community  Castile-La Mancha
Province Ciudad Real
Comarca Campo de Montiel
 • Mayor Luis Díaz-Cacho (PSOE)
 • Total 134 km2 (52 sq mi)
Elevation(AMSL) 745 m (2,444 ft)
Population (2012)
 • Total 16,201
 • Density 120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (GMT +2) (UTC+2)
Postal code 13240
Area code(s) +34 (Spain) + 926 (Ciudad Real)

La Solana is a municipality in Ciudad Real, Castile-La Mancha, Spain. It has a population of 15,340. It has a very arid climate. It is located in a zone of Spain that produces large quantities of Wine and Olive Oil. The language spoken is Castellano.

La Solana is member of the cultural programme Ruta Ñ to promote the Spanish language and culture. Photo: Students of Spanish in the "Museo La Rosa del Azafrán" (La Solana).

Coordinates: 38°39′0″N 3°04′0″W / 38.65000°N 3.06667°W / 38.65000; -3.06667