Utiel

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For the Utiel-Requena wine region, see Utiel-Requena.
Utiel
Municipality
Flag of Utiel
Flag
Coat of arms of Utiel
Coat of arms
Utiel is located in Valencian Community
Utiel
Utiel
Utiel is located in Spain
Utiel
Utiel
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 39°34′2″N 1°12′24″W / 39.56722°N 1.20667°W / 39.56722; -1.20667Coordinates: 39°34′2″N 1°12′24″W / 39.56722°N 1.20667°W / 39.56722; -1.20667
Province Valencia
Comarca Requena-Utiel
Judicial district Requena
Government
 • Alcalde José Luis Ramírez Ortiz (2011) (PP)
Area
 • Total 236.9 km2 (91.5 sq mi)
Elevation 720 m (2,360 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 12,082
 • Density 51/km2 (130/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Utielano, Utielana
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 46300
Official language(s) Spanish
Website Official website

Utiel is a municipality in the comarca of Requena-Utiel in the Valencian Community, Spain.

According to the 2014 census,[1] the municipality has a population of 12,082 inhabitants.

The Shrine of El Remedio is located on top of the Sierra de Utiel range, near Utiel.[2]

Population centres[edit]

  • Utiel town.
  • Las Casas, at the feet of the Sierra de la Bicuerca, with 350 inhabitants.[3]
  • Los Corraleses, about 5 km from Utiel town, with 327 inhabitants
  • Las Cuevas, with 607 inhabitants. The railway station of the Cuenca-Valencia line is located in this village.
  • Estenas, in the Sierra del Negrete, with 34 inhabitants
  • La Torre, about 13 km NW of Utiel town, with 145 inhabitants
  • Other minor settlements include El Remedio, Casas de Medina and El Hontanar.

References[edit]

External links[edit]

  • Media related to Utiel at Wikimedia Commons