Puebla de Alcocer

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Puebla de Alcocer
Flag of Puebla de Alcocer
Coat of arms of Puebla de Alcocer
Coat of arms
Country Spain
Autonomous community Extremadura
Province Badajoz
 • Total 297 km2 (115 sq mi)
Elevation 527 m (1,729 ft)
Population (2005)
 • Total 1,269
 • Density 4.3/km2 (11/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)

Puebla de Alcocer is a municipality located in the province of Badajoz, Extremadura, Spain. According to the 2005 census (INE), the municipality has a population of 1269 inhabitants.

Puebla de Alcocer is the birthplace of one of the tallest persons alive in his time, Agustin Luengo (El Gigante Extremeño), who was born in 1826.

Coordinates: 38°59′N 5°15′W / 38.983°N 5.250°W / 38.983; -5.250