List of municipalities of Spain

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Madrid, capital of Spain
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This is a list of lists of the municipalities of Spain. The municipalities list links are listed below, by autonomous community and province.

According to the provisional reports released on 18 December 2013,[1] there is a total of 8,117 municipalities in Spain, including the autonomous cities of Ceuta and Melilla. Burgos is the province with the most municipalities (371) and Las Palmas the one with the least (34).

Autonomous community/province List No. of municipalities[2]
 Andalusia Municipalities in Andalusia 774
Almería province Municipalities in Almería 102
Cádiz province Municipalities in Cádiz 44
Córdoba province Municipalities in Córdoba 75
Granada province Municipalities in Granada 170
Huelva province Municipalities in Huelva 79
Jaén province Municipalities in Jaén 97
Málaga province Municipalities in Málaga 102
Seville province Municipalities in Seville 105
 Aragon Municipalities in Aragon 732
Huesca province Municipalities in Huesca 202
Teruel province Municipalities in Teruel 236
Zaragoza province Municipalities in Zaragoza 294
 Asturias* Municipalities in Asturias 78
 Balearic Islands* Municipalities in the Balearic Islands 67
 Basque Country Municipalities in the Basque Country 251
Álava province Municipalities in Álava 51
Biscay province Municipalities in Biscay 112
Gipuzkoa province Municipalities in Gipuzkoa 88
 Canary Islands Municipalities in the Canary Islands 88
Las Palmas province Municipalities in Las Palmas 34
Santa Cruz de Tenerife province Municipalities in Santa Cruz de Tenerife 54
 Cantabria* Municipalities in Cantabria 102
 Castile and León Municipalities in Castile and León 2,248
Ávila province Municipalities in Ávila 248
Burgos province Municipalities in Burgos 371
León province Municipalities in León 211
Palencia province Municipalities in Palencia 191
Salamanca province Municipalities in Salamanca 362
Segovia province Municipalities in Segovia 209
Soria province Municipalities in Soria 183
Valladolid province Municipalities in Valladolid 225
Zamora province Municipalities in Zamora 248
 Castile–La Mancha Municipalities in Castile–La Mancha 919
Albacete province Municipalities in Albacete 87
Ciudad Real province Municipalities in Ciudad Real 102
Cuenca province Municipalities in Cuenca 238
Guadalajara province Municipalities in Guadalajara 288
Toledo province Municipalities in Toledo 204
 Catalonia Municipalities in Catalonia 946
Barcelona province Municipalities in Barcelona 311
Girona province Municipalities in Girona 221
Lleida province Municipalities in Lleida 231
Tarragona province Municipalities in Tarragona 183
 Extremadura Municipalities in Extremadura 383
Badajoz province Municipalities in Badajoz 164
Cáceres province Municipalities in Cáceres 219
 Galicia Municipalities in Galicia 314
A Coruña province Municipalities in A Coruña 93
Lugo province Municipalities in Lugo 67
Ourense province Municipalities in Ourense 92
Pontevedra province Municipalities in Pontevedra 62
 Madrid* Municipalities in Madrid 179
 Murcia* Municipalities in Murcia 45
 Navarre* Municipalities in Navarre 272
 La Rioja* Municipalities in La Rioja 174
 Valencian Community Municipalities in the Valencian Community 542
Alicante province Municipalities in Alicante 141
Castellón province Municipalities in Castellón 135
Valencia province Municipalities in Valencia 266
Autonomous city List No. of municipalities
 Ceuta 1
 Melilla 1

Notes:
*Single-province autonomous communities.

Ranked lists of Spanish municipalities[edit]

Largest municipalities by population[edit]

Spain has a population of 46,745,807 inhabitants, distributed to 8,117 municipalities (2013 INE provisional report).

There are only two municipalities that exceed one million inhabitants: Madrid and Barcelona, 22 cities over 200,000 inhabitants, 33 municipalities between 100,000 and 200,000 inhabitants, and 83 municipalities between 50,000 and 100,000.

# Municipality Autonomous community Pop. (2009)[1]
1 Madrid  Community of Madrid 3,255,944
2 Barcelona  Catalonia 1,621,537
3 Valencia  Valencian Community 852,208
4 Seville  Andalusia 703,206
5 Zaragoza  Aragon 674,317
6 Málaga  Andalusia 568,305
7 Murcia  Region of Murcia 436,870
8 Palma  Balearic Islands 401,270
9 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria  Canary Islands 381,847
10 Bilbao  Basque Country 354,860
11 Alicante  Valencian Community 334,757
12 Córdoba  Andalusia 328,428
13 Valladolid  Castile and León 317,864
14 Vigo  Galicia 297,332
15 Gijón  Asturias 277,554
16 L'Hospitalet de Llobregat  Catalonia 257,038
17 A Coruña  Galicia 246,056
18 Vitoria-Gasteiz  Basque Country 235,661
19 Granada  Andalusia 234,325
20 Elche  Valencian Community 230,112
21 Oviedo  Asturias 224,005
22 Badalona  Catalonia 219,547
23 Cartagena  Region of Murcia 217,641
24 Terrassa  Catalonia 215,055
25 Jerez de la Frontera  Andalusia 211,670
26 Sabadell  Catalonia 207,649
27 Santa Cruz de Tenerife  Canary Islands 206,965
28 Móstoles  Community of Madrid 206,478
29 Alcalá de Henares  Community of Madrid 204,574
30 Pamplona  Navarre 198,491
31 Fuenlabrada  Community of Madrid 197,836
32 Almería  Andalusia 188,810
33 Leganés  Community of Madrid 186,066
34 Donostia-San Sebastián  Basque Country 186,066
35 Santander  Cantabria 182,700
36 Castellón de la Plana  Valencian Community 180,005
37 Burgos  Castile and León 178,966
38 Albacete  Castile–La Mancha 169,716
39 Alcorcón  Community of Madrid 167,967
40 Getafe  Community of Madrid 167,164
41 Salamanca  Castile and León 155,619
42 Logroño  La Rioja 152,107
43 San Cristóbal de La Laguna  Canary Islands 150,661
44 Huelva  Andalusia 148,806
45 Badajoz  Extremadura 148,334
46 Tarragona  Catalonia 140,323
47 Lleida  Catalonia 138,416
48 Marbella  Andalusia 134,623
49 León  Castile and León 134,305
50 Cádiz  Andalusia 126,766

Largest municipalities by area[edit]

# Municipality Autonomous community Area (Km2)[3]
1 Cáceres  Extremadura 1,751.20
2 Lorca  Region of Murcia 1,675.20
3 Badajoz  Extremadura 1,474.20
4 Córdoba  Andalusia 1,253.80
5 Almodóvar del Campo  Castile–La Mancha 1,205.50
6 Jerez de la Frontera  Andalusia 1,189.50
7 Albacete  Castile–La Mancha 1,139.20
8 Zaragoza  Aragon 1,063.50
9 Écija  Andalusia 975.70
10 Jumilla  Murcia 969.70
11 Andújar  Andalusia 963.60
12 Cuenca  Castile–La Mancha 959.10
13 Moratalla  Murcia 954
13 Carmona  Andalusia 923
15 Hornachuelos  Andalusia 909.80
16 Murcia  Region of Murcia 885.60
17 Mérida  Extremadura 868.50
18 Villarrobledo  Castile–La Mancha 862.90
19 Almonte  Andalusia 862
20 Caravaca de la Cruz  Region of Murcia 858.20
21 Cangas del Narcea  Asturias 825.40
22 Antequera  Andalusia 815.90
23 Requena  Valencian Community 814.10
24 Hellín  Castile–La Mancha 781
25 Jerez de los Caballeros  Extremadura 739
26 Alburquerque  Extremadura 725.70
27 Trujillo  Extremadura 687.30
28 Utrera  Andalusia 683.70
29 Santiago-Pontones  Andalusia 682.50
30 Los Yébenes  Castile–La Mancha 680
31 Chinchilla de Monte-Aragón  Castile–La Mancha 678.60
32 Alcázar de San Juan  Castile–La Mancha 668
33 Retuerta del Bullaque  Castile–La Mancha 653
34 Mula  Murcia 633.50
35 Ejea de los Caballeros  Aragon 610.80
36 Madrid  Community of Madrid 604.80
37 Níjar  Andalusia 600.10
38 Alía  Extremadura 599.40
39 Valencia de Alcántara  Extremadura 596
40 Osuna  Andalusia 592.70
41 Fuente Obejuna  Andalusia 591.80
42 Montoro  Andalusia 586.40
43 Sabiñánigo  Aragon 586.30
44 Alhambra  Castile–La Mancha 582.20
45 Piedrabuena  Castile–La Mancha 564.20
46 Don Benito  Extremadura 561.90
47 Cartagena  Region of Murcia 559.10
48 Alcántara  Extremadura 553
49 Baza  Andalusia 545.20
50 Tineo  Asturias 539.80

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