Almonte, Spain

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Almonte
Church of Our Lady of the Assumption
Church of Our Lady of the Assumption
Flag of Almonte
Flag
Official seal of Almonte
Seal
Almonte is located in Spain
Almonte
Almonte
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 37°16′N 6°31′W / 37.267°N 6.517°W / 37.267; -6.517Coordinates: 37°16′N 6°31′W / 37.267°N 6.517°W / 37.267; -6.517
Municipality Huelva
Government
 • Mayor José Antonio Dominguez Iglesias
Area
 • Total 861 km2 (332 sq mi)
 • Land 861 km2 (332 sq mi)
 • Water 0.00 km2 (0.00 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 19,641
 • Density 22.8/km2 (59/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Website www.aytoalmonte.es

Almonte is a town and municipality located in the province of Huelva, Spain. According to the 2010 census, the city has a population of 23,000 inhabitants. The village of El Rocío, an important pilgrimage point, is located within the municipality.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1999 17,202 —    
2000 17,444 +1.4%
2001 17,687 +1.4%
2002 18,151 +2.6%
2003 18,446 +1.6%
2004 19,191 +4.0%
2005 19,641 +2.3%
Source: INE (Spain)
Church of El Rocio

External links[edit]

  • Almonte - Sistema de Información Multiterritorial de Andalucía
  • - AlmonteAlDia.com - Digital News for Almonte, El Rocío and Matalascañas