El Pinar, Canary Islands

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El Pinar
Municipality
Skyline of El Pinar
Flag of El Pinar
Flag
Location of El Pinar
Country  Spain
Autonomous community  Canary Islands
Province  Santa Cruz de Tenerife
Island  El Hierro
Area[1]
 • Total 80.66 km2 (31.14 sq mi)
Population (2009)[2]
 • Total 1,888
 • Density 23/km2 (61/sq mi)
Climate Csb

El Pinar (Spanish: El Pinar de El Hierro) is a Spanish municipality on the island of El Hierro (nicknamed Isla del Meridiano, the "Meridian Island"), Canary Islands. It was created in 2007.

Sites of interest[edit]

At the western end of El Pinar is the Punta Orchilla lighthouse which was completed in 1933.

Punta Orchilla lighthouse

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "SUPERFICIE, PERÍMETRO Y ALTITUD DE LOS MUNICIPIOS DE CANARIAS." (in Spanish). Instituto Canario de Estadística (ISTAC). Archived from the original on 2012-12-04. 
  2. ^ "Población en Canarias. El Hierro. 1-1-2009." (in Spanish). Instituto Canario de Estadística (ISTAC). 

Coordinates: 27°45′05″N 17°58′48″W / 27.75139°N 17.98000°W / 27.75139; -17.98000