Montoro is a city and municipality in the Córdoba Province of southern Spain, in the north-central part of the autonomous community of Andalusia.
It is located about 45 kilometres (28 mi) east-northeast of the capital of the province, Córdoba. In 2008, the city had an estimated population of 9,895, with 4,897 men and 4,998 women.
Montoro was known as Epora in Roman times, and became an important Moorish fortress in the Middle Ages.
Coordinates: 38°01′N 4°23′W / 38.017°N 4.383°W