Lezama

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For the location in Argentina, see Lezama, Buenos Aires.
Lezama
Municipality
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Coat of arms of Lezama
Coat of arms
Lezama is located in Basque Country
Lezama
Lezama
Location of Lezama within the Basque Country
Coordinates: 43°16′29″N 2°50′00″W / 43.27472°N 2.83333°W / 43.27472; -2.83333Coordinates: 43°16′29″N 2°50′00″W / 43.27472°N 2.83333°W / 43.27472; -2.83333
Country  Spain
Autonomous community  País Vasco
Province Biscay
Comarca Durangaldea
Founded 1024
Government
 • Mayor Alaitz Etxeandia (EAJ-PNV)
Area
 • Total 16.8 km2 (6.5 sq mi)
Elevation 65 m (213 ft)
Population (2014)
 • Total 2,432
 • Density 140/km2 (370/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Lezamarra (Basque)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 48196
Website Official website
Torre de Lezama

Lezama is a town and municipality located in the province of Biscay, in the autonomous community of Basque Country, northern Spain. It is home to the training headquarters of the football team Athletic Bilbao, and is accessible by bus - BizkaiBus (A3223) - from Bilbao.

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