Province of Zamora

province of Castile and León, Spain

Zamora (pronounced [θaˈmoɾa]) is a province of western Spain, in the western part of the autonomous community of Castile and León. It is bordered by the provinces of Ourense, León, Valladolid, and Salamanca, and by Portugal.

Zamora
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Coordinates: 41°45′N 6°00′W / 41.750°N 6.000°W / 41.750; -6.000Coordinates: 41°45′N 6°00′W / 41.750°N 6.000°W / 41.750; -6.000
CountrySpain
Autonomous communityCastilla y León
CapitalZamora
Government
 • PresidentFernando Martínez Maillo
Area
 • Total10,559 km2 (4,077 sq mi)
Area rankRanked 22nd
 2.2% of Spain
Population
 (2018)[1]
 • Total174,544
 • RankRanked 45th
 • Density17/km2 (43/sq mi)
 0.45% of Spain
Demonym(s)Spanish: Zamorano/a
Official language(s)Spanish (Galician is spoken in areas close to Galicia)
ParliamentCortes Generales
WebsiteOfficial website

NotesEdit

  1. "Municipal Register of Spain 2018". National Statistics Institute. Missing or empty |url= (help); |access-date= requires |url= (help)

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