Monforte de la Sierra

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Monforte de la Sierra
Escudo de Monforte de la Sierra.svg
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Location in Salamanca
Coordinates: 40°28′55″N6°3′43″W / 40.48194°N 6.06194°W / 40.48194; -6.06194 Coordinates: 40°28′55″N6°3′43″W / 40.48194°N 6.06194°W / 40.48194; -6.06194
Country Spain
Autonomous community Castile and León
Province Salamanca
Comarca Sierra de Francia
Government
  MayorÁngel Pescador Acosta (PSOE)
Area
[1]
  Total4 km2 (2 sq mi)
Elevation
[1]
839 m (2,753 ft)
Population
 (2018) [2]
  Total70
  Density18/km2 (45/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
37618

Monforte de la Sierra is a village and small municipality in the province of Salamanca, western Spain, part of the autonomous community of Castile-Leon. It is located 90 kilometres (56 mi) from the provincial capital city of Salamanca and has a population of 81 people.

Geography

The municipality covers an area of 4 km2 (1.5 sq mi). It lies 839 metres (2,753 ft) above sea level and the post code is 37618.

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References

  1. 1 2 "Municipio:Monforte de la Sierra". www.lasalina.es. Retrieved 2017-11-07.
  2. Municipal Register of Spain 2018. National Statistics Institute.