Atienza

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Atienza
Atienza.jpg
Official seal of Atienza
Location in Guadalajara Province
Location in Guadalajara Province
Atienza is located in Province of Guadalajara
Atienza
Atienza
Location in Guadalajara Province
Atienza is located in Castilla-La Mancha
Atienza
Atienza
Atienza (Castilla-La Mancha)
Atienza is located in Spain
Atienza
Atienza
Atienza (Spain)
Coordinates: 41°11′54″N 2°51′55″W / 41.19833°N 2.86528°W / 41.19833; -2.86528Coordinates: 41°11′54″N 2°51′55″W / 41.19833°N 2.86528°W / 41.19833; -2.86528
Country Spain
ProvinceGuadalajara
MunicipalityAtienza
Area
 • Total104 km2 (40 sq mi)
Elevation
1,169 m (3,835 ft)
Population
 (2018)[1]
 • Total431
 • Density4.1/km2 (11/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

Atienza (Spanish pronunciation: [aˈtjen.θa]) is a municipality located in the province of Guadalajara, Spain. According to the 2006 census (INE), the municipality had a population of 437 inhabitants.

The Castle of Atienza is situated here.

There were ancient Celtiberian settlements in the Cerro del Padrastro.[2]

Geology[edit]

Atienza, as well as the area surrounding it, is located in the transition zone between the Sistema Ibérico and the Sistema Central.

Gallery[edit]

Notable people[edit]

Juan Bravo was born in Atienza.

Bonifacio Escudero, worked as a doctor, has a street to his name.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Municipal Register of Spain 2018. National Statistics Institute.
  2. ^ Atienza y su Tierra Archived July 17, 2011, at the Wayback Machine

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