Bujalance

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Bujalance
Bujalance from the air
Bujalance from the air
Flag of Bujalance
Flag
Coat of arms of Bujalance
Coat of arms
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Bujalance is located in Spain
Bujalance
Bujalance
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 37°54′N 4°23′W / 37.900°N 4.383°W / 37.900; -4.383
Country Spain
Autonomous communityAndalusia
ProvinceCórdoba
ComarcaAlto Guadalquivir
Judicial districtCórdoba
FoundedRoman times or earlier
Government
 • MayorFrancisco Mestanza León
Area
 • Total124.82 km2 (48.19 sq mi)
Elevation
357 m (1,171 ft)
Population
(2010)
 • Total7,910
 • Density63/km2 (160/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Bujalanceños, Bursabolitanos or Bursabolenses
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
14650
WebsiteOfficial website

Bujalance is a town located in the heart of Andalucia, southern Spain, in the province of Córdoba. As of 2010, it had 7910 inhabitants.

Its name is derived from the Arabic term Burj al-Hansh. Among its monuments and places of interest are the Moorish Castle of Bujalance (10th century), the church of Nuestra Señora de la Asunción), and hermitages and olive fields.