Puente Genil

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Puente Genil
Coat of arms of Puente Genil
Coat of arms
Puente Genil is located in Spain
Puente Genil
Puente Genil
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 37°23′0″N 4°46′0″W / 37.38333°N 4.76667°W / 37.38333; -4.76667Coordinates: 37°23′0″N 4°46′0″W / 37.38333°N 4.76667°W / 37.38333; -4.76667
Country  Spain
Autonomous community  Andalusia
Province Córdoba
Comarca Campiña Sur
Judicial district Puente Genil
 • Alcalde Manuel Baena Cobos (IU)
 • Total 171.05 km2 (66.04 sq mi)
Elevation 216 m (709 ft)
Population (2009)
 • Total 30,033
 • Density 180/km2 (450/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Pontanés
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 14500
Official language(s) Spanish
Website Official website

Puente Genil is a town in the Spanish province of Córdoba, situated about 45 miles (70 km) from the city of Córdoba. It has a population of 30,033 (13,922 male, 14,217 female).


The name of the town comes from the bridge over the river Genil.


The town is an agricultural centre, also known for its Semana Santa celebration, contracted in the local vernacular to "mananta".


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