Tíjola

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Tíjola, Spain
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Official seal of Tíjola, Spain
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Coordinates: 37°20′N 2°26′W / 37.333°N 2.433°W / 37.333; -2.433Coordinates: 37°20′N 2°26′W / 37.333°N 2.433°W / 37.333; -2.433
CountrySpain
Autonomous CommunityAndalusia
MunicipalityAlmería
ComarcaAlmanzora
Area
 • Total70 km2 (30 sq mi)
Elevation
693 m (2,274 ft)
Population
(2005)
 • Total3,820
 • Density55/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

Tíjola is a municipality of Almería province, in the autonomous community of Andalusia, Spain.

History[edit]

In antiquity, Tíjola was the Phoenician colony of Tagilit (Phoenician: 𐤕‬𐤂𐤋𐤕‬, TGLT, or 𐤕‬𐤂𐤋𐤉𐤕‬, TGLYT).[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19993,796—    
20003,757−1.0%
20013,787+0.8%
20023,814+0.7%
20033,798−0.4%
20043,755−1.1%
20053,820+1.7%
Source: INE (Spain)

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Citations[edit]

Bibliography[edit]

  • Mora Serrano, Bartolomé (2011), "Coins, Cities, and Territories: The Imaginary Far West and South Iberian and North African Punic Coins", Money, Trade, and Trade Routes in Pre-Islamic North Africa, London: British Museum, pp. 21–32.

External links[edit]

  • (in Spanish) Tíjola - Sistema de Información Multiterritorial de Andalucía
  • (in Spanish) Tíjola - Diputación Provincial de Almería