Location in Salamanca
|Autonomous community||Castile and León|
|Comarca||Tierra de Alba|
|• Mayor||Alejandro Álvarez García (United Left)|
|• Total||33 km2 (13 sq mi)|
|Elevation||879 m (2,884 ft)|
|• Density||92/km2 (240/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+2 (CEST)|
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