Candín

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Candín
Candín is located in Spain
Candín
Candín
Coordinates: 42°49′0″N 6°43′41″W / 42.81667°N 6.72806°W / 42.81667; -6.72806Coordinates: 42°49′0″N 6°43′41″W / 42.81667°N 6.72806°W / 42.81667; -6.72806
CountrySpain
Autonomous communityCastile and León
ProvinceLeón
ComarcaEl Bierzo
MunicipalityCandín
Government
 • MayorJosé Antonio Álvarez Cachón ([People's Party[PP]])
Area
 • Total140.90 km2 (54.40 sq mi)
Elevation
888 m (2,913 ft)
Population
 (2018)[1]
 • Total273
 • Density1.9/km2 (5.0/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal Code
24433
Telephone prefix987
ClimateCsb
WebsiteAyto. de Candín

Candín (Spanish pronunciation: [kanˈdin]) is a village and municipality located in the region of El Bierzo (province of León, Castile and León, Spain) . According to the 2010 census (INE), the municipality has a population of 310 inhabitants.

It is one of Galician speaking councils of Castilla y León[2]

Towns[edit]

  • Balouta
  • Espinareda de Ancares
  • Lumeras
  • Pereda de Ancares
  • Sorbeira
  • Suarbol
  • Suertes
  • Tejedo de Ancares
  • Villarbón
  • Villasumil

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipal Register of Spain 2018". National Statistics Institute. Retrieved 11 April 2019.
  2. ^ Multilingualism in Spain. Teresa Turell. page 113