Province of Ourense

province of Galicia, Spain

Ourense (in Spanish, Orense) is a Spanish province, in the southeastern part of the autonomous community of Galicia. It is bordered by the provinces of Pontevedra to the west, Lugo to the north, León and Zamora.

Ourense

Provincia de Ourense
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Country Spain
Autonomous communityGalicia
CapitalOurense
Government
 • BodyDeputación de Ourense
 • PresidentJosé Manuel Baltar Blanco (PPdeG)
Area
 • Total7,273 km2 (2,808 sq mi)
Population
 (2018)[1]
 • Total309,372
 • Rank36th
 • Density43/km2 (110/sq mi)
Demonym(s)ourensán (m), ourensá (f)
ISO 3166 codeES-OR
Parliament14 deputies (out of 75)
Congress4 deputies (out of 25)
Senate4 senators (out of 19)
Websitewww.depourense.es

Ourense (in Galician) is the official name adopted by Parliament in Spain.[2]

NotesEdit

  1. "Municipal Register of Spain 2018". National Statistics Institute. Missing or empty |url= (help); |access-date= requires |url= (help)
  2. "Boletín Oficial del Estado". Ministerio de la Presidencia. Retrieved 1 May 2012.