Santa Marta de Tormes

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Santa Marta de Tormes
Municipality
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Location is Salamanca
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Santa Marta de Tormes
Location in Spain
Coordinates: 40°56′58″N5°37′57″W / 40.94944°N 5.63250°W / 40.94944; -5.63250 Coordinates: 40°56′58″N5°37′57″W / 40.94944°N 5.63250°W / 40.94944; -5.63250
Country Spain
Autonomous community Castile and León
Province Salamanca
Comarca Campo de Salamanca
Government
  MayorDavid Mingo Pérez (People's Party)
Area
[1]
  Total10 km2 (4 sq mi)
Elevation
 (AMSL) [1]
778 m (2,552 ft)
Population
 (2018) [2]
  Total14,732
  Density1,500/km2 (3,800/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
  Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST (GMT +2))
Postal code
37900, 37194
Area code(s) +34 (Spain) + 923 (Salamanca)
Website www.santamartadetormes.es

Santa Marta de Tormes (Saint Martha upon Tormes) is a municipality in the province of Salamanca, western Spain, part of the autonomous community of Castile and León, on the outskirts of the capital Salamanca, located only 3 kilometers away. In 2018, it had a population of 14,732.

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References

  1. 1 2 "Municipio:Santa Marta de Tormes". www.lasalina.es (in Spanish). Retrieved 2017-10-27.
  2. Municipal Register of Spain 2018. National Statistics Institute.