Utiel

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For the Utiel-Requena wine region, see Utiel-Requena.
Utiel
Municipality
Flag of Utiel
Flag
Coat of arms of Utiel
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Utiel is located in Spain
Utiel
Utiel
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 39°34′2″N 1°12′24″W / 39.56722°N 1.20667°W / 39.56722; -1.20667Coordinates: 39°34′2″N 1°12′24″W / 39.56722°N 1.20667°W / 39.56722; -1.20667
Province Valencia
Comarca Requena-Utiel
Judicial district Requena
Government
 • Alcalde José Luis Ramírez Ortiz (2011) (PP)
Area
 • Total 236.9 km2 (91.5 sq mi)
Elevation 720 m (2,360 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 12,082
 • Density 51/km2 (130/sq mi)
Demonym Utielano, Utielana
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 46300
Official language(s) Spanish
Website Official website

Utiel is a municipality in the comarca of Requena-Utiel in the Valencian Community, Spain.

According to the 2014 census,[1] the municipality has a population of 12,082 inhabitants.

The Shrine of El Remedio is located on top of the Sierra de Utiel range, near Utiel.[2]

Population centres[edit]

  • Utiel town.
  • Las Casas, at the feet of the Sierra de la Bicuerca, with 350 inhabitants.[3]
  • Los Corrales, about 5 km from Utiel town, with 327 inhabitants
  • Las Cuevas, with 607 inhabitants. The railway station of the Cuenca-Valencia line is located in this village.
  • Estenas, in the Sierra del Negrete, with 34 inhabitants
  • La Torre, about 13 km NW of Utiel town, with 145 inhabitants
  • Other minor settlements include El Remedio, Casas de Medina and El Hontanar.

References[edit]

External links[edit]

  • Media related to Utiel at Wikimedia Commons