Alpujarra Granadina

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Alpujarra Granadina
Comarca
Winter landscape in Capileira.
Winter landscape in Capileira.
Flag of Alpujarra Granadina
Flag
Alpujarra Granadina within Granada
Alpujarra Granadina within Granada
Coordinates: 36°54′1″N 3°25′26″W / 36.90028°N 3.42389°W / 36.90028; -3.42389Coordinates: 36°54′1″N 3°25′26″W / 36.90028°N 3.42389°W / 36.90028; -3.42389
Country Spain
Autonomous community Andalusia
Province Granada
Seat Órgiva
Subdivision 25 municipalities
Area
 • Total 1,143 km2 (441 sq mi)
Population (2014)
 • Total 24,736
 • Density 22/km2 (56/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Alpujarreños
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Largest municipality Órgiva

Alpujarra Granadina is a Spanish comarca in the Province of Granada. Along with Alpujarra Almeriense, is part of the region of the Alpujarras.

Overview[edit]

Located in the west of the Alpujarras, it borders the Granadan comarcas of Accitania (Guadix) to the north, the Vega de Granada to the northwest, the Valle de Lecrín to the west, and the Costa Tropical to the south, as well as with the Almerían comarcas of Poniente Almeriense to the southeast and the Alpujarra Almeriense to the east.

Subdivision[edit]

The comarca is divided into 25 municipalities (municipios).[1] (2014 populations shown in parentheses):

See also[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]