Location in Salamanca
|Autonomous community||Castile and León|
|Comarca||Comarca de Ciudad Rodrigo|
|Subcomarca||Campo de Argañán|
|• Mayor||Juan Manuel Sánchez Sánchez (People's Party)|
|• Total||19 km2 (7 sq mi)|
|Elevation||756 m (2,480 ft)|
|• Density||7.3/km2 (19/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+2 (CEST)|
La Alamedilla is a town and municipality in Spain, in the province of Salamanca, part of the autonomous community of Castile-Leon. It has a population of 209 inhabitants.
The town is close to the border with Portugal, and the traditional local dialect can be considered a variety of Portuguese language. It also bears striking resemblance to the dialect called Fala, [ citation needed ] spoken in another Spanish area bordering Portugal, the Xalima Valley. The dialect spoken in La Alamedilla has been classified as a Portuguese, Galician or Extremaduran dialect. [ citation needed ]
The municipality covers an area of 19 km2 (7.3 sq mi). It lies 756 metres (2,480 ft) above sea level and the post code is 37469.
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