Tardajos

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Tardajos
Municipality and town
Flag of Tardajos
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Official seal of Tardajos
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Country Spain
Autonomous community Castile and León Castile and León
Province Flag of Burgos Burgos
Comarca Alfoz de Burgos
Area
 • Total 12 km2 (5 sq mi)
Elevation 827 m (2,713 ft)
Population (2014)
 • Total 950
 • Density 51.8/km2 (134/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 09130
Website http://www.tardajos.es/

Tardajos is a municipality and town located in the province of Burgos, Castile and León, Spain. According to the 2014 census (INE), the municipality has a population of 950 inhabitants.

History[edit]

Tardajos received a fuero from Count Pedro González de Lara and Countess Eva in 1127. It was re-issued with adjustments on three subsequent occasions by either Pedro or Eva, the last being in 1147.[1]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Simon Barton, The Aristocracy in Twelfth-century León and Castile (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1997), 94–95.

Coordinates: 42°21′N 3°49′W / 42.350°N 3.817°W / 42.350; -3.817