Villanueva de Córdoba

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Villanueva de Córdoba
City
Official seal of Villanueva de Córdoba
Seal
Villanueva de Córdoba is located in Spain
Villanueva de Córdoba
Villanueva de Córdoba
Location in Spain.
Coordinates: 38°19′N 4°37′W / 38.317°N 4.617°W / 38.317; -4.617
Country Spain
Autonomous community Andalusia
Province Córdoba
Comarca Los Pedroches
Royal House House of Silva
Government
 • Mayor Francisco Javier Arenas Vacas
Area
 • Total 427 km2 (165 sq mi)
Elevation 725 m (2,379 ft)
Population (2010)
 • Total 9,599
 • Density 22/km2 (58/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Jarotes
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Website Official website

Villanueva de Córdoba is a city located in the province of Córdoba, Spain. As of 2010, the city has a population of 9,599 inhabitants. The city is located in Andalusia, southern Spain, close to the capital of the province of Córdoba. It was conquered by invading Islamic armies in the eighth century, and then became the capital of the Islamic Emirate and then Caliphate of Córdoba.

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