Zamora, Spain

city in Castile and León, Spain

Zamora (Spanish pronunciation: [θaˈmoɾa]) is a city in Castile and León, Spain, the capital of the province of Zamora. It lies on a rocky hill in the northwest, near the frontier with Portugal and crossed by the Duero river.

Zamora
Duero river over the city of Zamora.
Duero river over the city of Zamora.
Flag of Zamora
Flag
Coat of arms of Zamora
Coat of arms
Zamora is located in Castile and León
Zamora
Zamora
Location in Castile and León
Zamora is located in Spain
Zamora
Zamora
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 41°29′56″N 5°45′20″W / 41.49889°N 5.75556°W / 41.49889; -5.75556Coordinates: 41°29′56″N 5°45′20″W / 41.49889°N 5.75556°W / 41.49889; -5.75556
Country Spain
Autonomous community Castile and León
ProvinceZamora
ComarcaTierra del Pan
Judicial districtZamora
Government
 • MayorFrancisco Guarido (IU)
Area
 • Total149.28 km2 (57.64 sq mi)
Elevation
652 m (2,139 ft)
Population
 (2018)[1]
 • Total61,827
 • Density410/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Zamoranos
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
49001-49028
Dialing code980
ClimateBSk
WebsiteOfficial website

ReferencesEdit

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

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