La Oliva

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La Oliva
Flag of La Oliva
Coat of arms of La Oliva
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Location in Fuerteventura
Location in Fuerteventura
La Oliva is located in Canary Islands
La Oliva
La Oliva
Location in Canary Islands
Coordinates: 28°36′40″N 13°55′40″W / 28.61111°N 13.92778°W / 28.61111; -13.92778Coordinates: 28°36′40″N 13°55′40″W / 28.61111°N 13.92778°W / 28.61111; -13.92778
Country Spain
Autonomous Community Canary Islands
Province Las Palmas
Island Fuerteventura
 • Total 356.13 km2 (137.50 sq mi)
Population (2013)[2]
 • Total 25,083
 • Density 70/km2 (180/sq mi)

La Oliva (pronounced: [la oliˈβa]) is a town and a municipality in the northern part of the island of Fuerteventura in the Province of Las Palmas, Canary Islands, Spain. The population is 25,083 (2013),[2] and the area is 356.13 km².[1] The municipality includes the Lobos Island to the northeast. The largest town of the municipality, Corralejo, is a port town and beach resort at the northernmost point of the island. La Oliva is the historic seat of the island Colonel, who resided in the stately Casa de los Coroneles.


Casa de los Coroneles, La Oliva

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