Sierra de Albarracín Comarca

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Sierra de Albarracín Comarca

Comarca de la Sierra de Albarracín
View of Albarracín
View of Albarracín
Localización de Sierra de Albarracín (Aragón).svg
Country Spain
Autonomous community Aragon
ProvinceTeruel
CapitalAlbarracín
Municipalities
Area
 • Total1,414 km2 (546 sq mi)
Population
 • Total4,961
 • Density3.5/km2 (9.1/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Largest municipalityAlbarracín

Sierra de Albarracín Comarca is a comarca in the Province of Teruel, Aragon region, northeastern Spain. It is located in mountain ranges of the Sistema Ibérico (Iberian System).

Geography[edit]

The Comarca de la Sierra de Albarracín is in an area formerly known locally as Tierra de Albarracín, roughly corresponding to the ancient Señorío de Albarracín feudal manor.[1] Its capital is Albarracín, a town surrounded by stony hills that was declared Monumento Nacional in 1961.[2]

This mountainous comarca is named after the Sierra de Albarracín, the main mountain range in this area of the Sistema Ibérico (Iberian System) of mountain ranges.[3] The comarca includes other mountain ranges of the Sistema Ibérico also, foremost of which are the Montes Universales.

Municipalities[edit]

Albarracín, Bezas, Bronchales, Calomarde, Frías de Albarracín,
Gea de Albarracín, Griegos, Guadalaviar, Jabaloyas,
Monterde de Albarracín, Moscardón, Noguera de Albarracín, Orihuela del Tremedal, Pozondón,
Ródenas, Royuela, Rubiales, Saldón,
Terriente, Toril y Masegoso, Torres de Albarracín, Tramacastilla,
Valdecuenca, El Vallecillo and Villar del Cobo.

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Coordinates: 40°23′N 1°34′W / 40.383°N 1.567°W / 40.383; -1.567