Frades de la Sierra

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Frades de la Sierra
Termino municipal de Frades de la Sierra.svg
Location in Salamanca
Coordinates: 40°39′32″N5°46′49″W / 40.65889°N 5.78028°W / 40.65889; -5.78028 Coordinates: 40°39′32″N5°46′49″W / 40.65889°N 5.78028°W / 40.65889; -5.78028
Country Flag of Spain.svg Spain
Autonomous community Castile and León
Province Salamanca
Comarca Comarca de Guijuelo
Subcomarca Entresierras
Government
  MayorAndrés Pablo Melchor (PSOE)
Area
[1]
  Total28 km2 (11 sq mi)
Elevation
[1]
976 m (3,202 ft)
Population
 (2018) [2]
  Total191
  Density6.8/km2 (18/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
37457

Frades de la Sierra is a village and municipality in the province of Salamanca, western Spain, part of the autonomous community of Castile and León. It is located 39 kilometres (24 mi) from the provincial capital city of Salamanca and has a population of 208 people.

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Geography

The municipality covers an area of 28 km2 (11 sq mi). It lies 976 metres (3,202 ft) above sea level and the post code is 37457.

Economy

Culture

It is the birthplace of Spanish poet José María Gabriel y Galán.

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References

  1. 1 2 "Municipio:Frades de la Sierra". www.lasalina.es. Retrieved 2017-11-06.
  2. Municipal Register of Spain 2018. National Statistics Institute.