Puente la Reina de Jaca

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Puente la Reina de Jaca (Spanish)

Puen d'a Reina de Chaca (Aragonese)
CountrySpain
Autonomous communityAragon
ProvinceHuesca
MunicipalityPuente la Reina de Jaca
Area
 • Total47 km2 (18 sq mi)
Population
 (2018)[1]
 • Total260
 • Density5.5/km2 (14/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

Puente la Reina de Jaca (in Aragonese: Puen d'a Reina de Chaca[2]) is a municipality located in Jacetania, province of Huesca, Aragon, Spain. According to the 2009 census (INE), the municipality has a population of 218 inhabitants.

Puente la Reina de Jaca is situated on the bank of the river Aragón next to a bridge which gave it its name.

This region was reconquered in 833 by Galindo Aznárez I [3] who was related to the French Carolingian court.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipal Register of Spain 2018". National Statistics Institute. Retrieved 11 April 2019.
  2. ^ Consello Asesor de l'Aragonés, toponyms on the comarca of a Chazetania
  3. ^ Gitlitz & Davidson, The Pilgrimage Road to Santiago: The Complete Cultural Handbook, 2000, St Martin's Press, ISBN 0-312-25416-4

Coordinates: 42°33′43″N 0°47′13″W / 42.562°N 0.787°W / 42.562; -0.787