Ubrique

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Ubrique, Spain
Flag of Ubrique, Spain
Flag
Official seal of Ubrique, Spain
Seal
Location of Ubrique
Location of Ubrique
Coordinates: 36°41′N 5°27′W / 36.683°N 5.450°W / 36.683; -5.450Coordinates: 36°41′N 5°27′W / 36.683°N 5.450°W / 36.683; -5.450
Municipality Cádiz
Government
 • Mayor Manuel Toro Rincón (PP)
Area
 • Total 71 km2 (27 sq mi)
 • Land 71 km2 (27 sq mi)
 • Water 0.00 km2 (0.00 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 17,362
 • Density 244.5/km2 (633/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Website ubrique.es

Ubrique is a town located in the province of Cádiz, Spain. According to the 2005 census, the city has a population of 17,362 inhabitants.

As part of the pueblos blancos (white towns) in southern Spain's Andalusia region, Ubrique reminds travellers of that area's Arab past. Situated at the foot of the Sierra de Ubrique, the town is known for its flourishing leather industry.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1999 17,960 —    
2000 17,586 −2.1%
2001 17,395 −1.1%
2002 17,534 +0.8%
2003 17,478 −0.3%
2004 17,404 −0.4%
2005 17,362 −0.2%
Source: INE (Spain)
Composition of population (Ubrique) INE (Spain)
Ubrique at the foot of Sierra Ubrique.
Ubrique from Benaocaz

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