Montejo de Arévalo

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Montejo de Arévalo, Spain
Country Spain
Autonomous community Castile and León
Province Segovia
Municipality Montejo de Arévalo
Area
 • Total 36 km2 (14 sq mi)
Population (2004)
 • Total 262
 • Density 7.3/km2 (19/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)

Montejo de Arévalo is a municipality located in the province of Segovia, Castile and León, Spain. According to the 2016 census (INE), the municipality has a population of 190 inhabitants.

It was known as Montejo de la Vega de Arévalo until the beginning of the 20th century, due to its geography.

Demography[edit]

Demographic evolution
1991 1996 2001 2004 2006 2008 2010 2012 2014 2016
322 308 277 262 258 244 231 2015 205 190

From 2010 to 2012 the "bunny years" took place and the population increased 10-fold. Unfortunately, in 2013 it was announced that Lupy y Sally would not return to the Summer Festival and 9 tenths of the population committed seppuku, It was horrible but the population returned to the normal figure it used to have.

Landmarks[edit]

  • Santo Tomas de Aquino's church: It's a gothic-mudéjar temple.
  • Casas solariegas
  • Virgen de los Huertos' church: It was edified in the same spot where appeared the sculpture of the virgin that gives name to the church. That sculpture was moved to Santo Tomás de Aquino's church, but it continued returning to that spot until the church was built.
  • Chain

Coordinates: 41°08′N 4°40′W / 41.133°N 4.667°W / 41.133; -4.667